Women Rights

Strategic use of ICTs breaks the silence on violence against women and girls in Busia District.

Busia, Uganda

Like in many communities of Uganda wife battering, marital rape, denial of love, defilement, grabbing of widows properties, early and forced marriage, forced prostitution, defilement, sexual harassment, widow inheritance and other forms of violence against women (VAW) seem to be normal practices in the rural communities of Busia District.

Women and girls suffer quietly because according to t

Concept note to Singrid Rausing Trust: Women Rights Program

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Concept note submitted to Singrid Rausing Trust Women Rights Programme.

Publication date: 
September 2010

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