4 entries found
Sort by: Latest |Relevance
14 Jan 2016 description
report Al Jazeera

How do women who were abducted as children, raped and forced to kill, reintegrate into their communities?

Life was supposed to get easier for Grace Achara after she escaped the Lord's Resistance Army (LRA) - but the war is only half her story.

Abducted as a child, she spent more than half of her life in the Ugandan bush with the LRA. During that time, she was raped and forced to kill. But since returning home last year, the former child soldier must now battle poverty and stigmatisation.

02 Sep 2014 description
report Al Jazeera

Waterborne diseases are rampant in E. African country riven by corruption, but local approaches may offer one solution

August 28, 2014 5:00AM ET

by Sam Loewenberg

17 Apr 2013 description
report Al Jazeera

In Eastern Uganda, a charity has introduced motorbike ambulances to reach patients in remote areas.

Read the full story

01 Aug 2012 description
report Al Jazeera

As an outbreak of the deadly virus is confirmed in Uganda, we ask whether it could spread to neighbouring countries.

Watch the Al Jazeera Inside Story.