Posted by in on October 21, 2013

Women Peace-makers from DRC and South Sudan Visit Luwero for Shared Learning

Under its Regional Women’s Voices for Peace Initiative, EASSI has been conducting exchange visits for women peace-makers to Burundi, the Democratic Republic of Congo, Garissa-Kenya, and Gulu- Northern Uganda. This year from 10 – 11 April 2013, women peace-makers from Kenya and South Sudan convened with their fellow Ugandan sisters for a field visit to Luwero to learn and share post conflict coping mechanisms, especially in regard to economic empowerment and overcoming the shadow of sexual violence