Donors urge govt to tackle violence ahead of polls

Police protect supporters of Mr Davis Kamukama at Kibiito Trading Centre, Bunyangabu District, during last week’s NRM party primaries. Mr Kamukama defeated Defence minister Adolf Mwesige in the race for the Bunyangabu County MP seat. PHOTO | ALEX ASHABA

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Dr Roswitha Kremser, the head of Austrian Embassy Development Cooperation, said although Uganda has a conducive legal and policy framework that supports effective implementation of women, peace and security (WPS) agenda, a lot is needed to protect them against conflict and violence

Donors yesterday outlined challenges facing the country ahead of the 2021 General Election, warning that women and children remain the most vulnerable in this season.


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