Peace exposition in Kasese

Date: 

28 November 2011 - 9:30am to 1 December 2011 - 6:30pm

CEWIGO participated in the 2nd Annual Peace Exposition in Kasese district from 28th November to 1st December 2011 to celebrate with the rest of the world the 16 days of activism geared towards ending violence against women. CEWIGO was represented by four staff at the peace exposition that was organized by Isis-WICCE in partnership with UWOPA and Kasese War widows Network (KWWN). It was attended by over two thousand women and men from North, North East, Western and Central regions of Uganda and International delegates from Nepal, Norway, Pakistan, India, DR Congo, CAR, Liberia, Ivory Coast, among others.
The exposition was a historical event in the district. CEWIGO was called upon to extend her programmes in Kasese District.

Partnership with the district and Rwenzururu kingdom leadership is vital in ending violence against women in the region.