Female Minor Sentenced to Death by Stoning

May 13th 2012, Sudanese judge, Sami Ibrahim Shabo sentenced to death by stoning a young woman accused of adultery. The judgment was made after the first hearing and comes after an ÔÇ£admission of guiltÔÇØ entered following torture and brutal beatings by her brother who instigated the case. Her co-accused however remains un-convicted and able to[…..]

A Drive to Northern Uganda Kitgum District

We embarked on a 3 days visit to Kitgum district in the Northern part of Uganda. The visit was intended to access the situation in Kitgum, actors on the ground, and what they are doing. We also took the opportunity to visit our member organisation Northern Uganda Women and Children Initiative (NUWECI) and access the[…..]