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Ongwen Trial: LRA Leadership Ordered a Stop to Abductions in 2002 – Witness

A former commander of the Lord’s Resistance Army (LRA) told the International Criminal Court (ICC) that Dominic Ongwen reported to his leader attacks on two camps for displaced people months after the attacks took place. Witness P-205, who began testifying yesterday, told the court on Tuesday that Ongwen reported to the LRA

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“Denying Women’s & Girls’ Rights Holds All of Us Back”

Women’s rights are human rights. But in these troubled times, as our world becomes more unpredictable and chaotic, the rights of women and girls are being reduced, restricted and reversed. Empowering women and girls is the only way to protect their rights and make sure they can realize their full potential. Historic

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“Advancing Women’s Equality Could Boost Global GDP by US$12 Trillion By 2025”

Across the world, too many women and girls spend too many hours on household responsibilities—typically more than double the time spent by men and boys. They look after younger siblings, older family members, deal with illness in the family and manage the house. In many cases this unequal division of

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Women Participation in Work Industry Key to Sustainable Dev’t

Today, March 8, Uganda joins the rest of the world to commemorate the International Women’s day under the national theme “Women’s Empowerment in the Changing World of Work”. The selection of the national theme recognises the importance of women’s participation in the work industry. Besides, women’s economic empowerment is a prerequisite

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