Since the 1980s, the infamous Lord’s Resistance Army has been committing the worst atrocities. As everywhere, women are the first victims and their bodies become battlefields.
Golden Women Vision in Uganda (G.W.V.U) aims to support the most vulnerable survivors of war rape in Uganda. The organization’s main areas of action revolve around health, education, livelihoods, human rights, access to justice and gender issues.
In 2020, Covid-19 increased the level of vulnerability of Survivors of sexual violence and younger war-affected people. Immediate support was needed to prevent the development of chronic trauma as a result of war, gender-based violence and the Covid-19 pandemic.