Communities with credible leadership that represents the culture of human rights.
AYINET is committed to partnerships at all levels aimed at creating new horizons for sustainable peace and justice
African Youth Initiative Network
AYINET - Uganda
AYINET is Committed to Making Peace and Justice a Reality for Victims and Survivors of War
The War Victims Conference ends in Lira
ahead of the National War Victims Conference in Kampala May 2014
War Victims' Conference on Transitional Justice ends in Lira with
a call for immediate medical and psychosocial support
The Hon. Minister of Internal Affairs Gen Aronda Nyakairima's opening remarks. "The government is ready and willing to work with you to achieve national reconciliation. peace and justice."
The Director AYINET,
Mr. Victor OCHEN, gives an overview of the conference
"alone we cannot achieve much, together we can move forward as a country.
Public understanding and ownership as well as Victims' participation is key to the success of transitional justice: " As victims we are ready to participate "
Restoring Funtionality of Children affected by war.
"All I wanted was to be able to walk to School again, and AYINET made it possible"
Strengthening Victims Participation in Transitional Justice
AYINET, using a victim- centered and victim-responsive approach to provide healing and empowerment, and enable their recovery to participate in their families, communities and larger regional and national efforts for peace, justice and development
We work with victims to build an inclusive society, acknowledge and confront enduring legacies of injustice and marginalisation in post conflict communities in Uganda.
“From Victim to Survivor; the Struggle for Reparations, Remedies and Justice”
Youth Leadership Development
Decades of civil war have left deep scars in Uganda’s history. To date, the country is still struggling with
Engaging and Empowering Youth as Leaders, Youth at Risk and Youth as Game Changers for Peace and Reconciliation.
Engaging Leadership at all levels, to ensure
Justice for Victims
...“Collectively, our solidarity with war victims’ world-over.
I wish to applaud the African Youth Initiative Network- AYINET, for hosting the War Victims Day Football Game. Football has brought us together today. World leaders, ICC State Delegates, War Victims and all people of good will for the noble cause. As we participate, each in our unique ways, we have the opportunity to identify with our brothers and sisters whose lives have regrettably not only been affected, but also defined by war and other cowardly acts of terrorism and crimes against humanity. Together with the United Nations, we in The Republic of Uganda express our solidarity with war victims”
President of Uganda
H.E Y.K Museveni
...“I express my deep respect to victims and survivors of crimes who experienced unspeakable atrocities. Instead of being crushed by war, you struggled and regained your dignity. Above all, your efforts in helping other people regain their dignity too. Mutually, the time is now we have to stand up in solidarity and protect the human rights for all. I want to thank the African Youth Initiative Network (AYINET) for organizing this memorable War Victims Football Match, they created opportunity for all of us to stand up and support victims of war”
Uganda’s President YK Museveni and the United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon played football organized by
AYINET to mobilize support and solidarity for the Victims of War; during the ICC review conference in Kampala; May 2010.
EMPOWERING WAR VICTIMS TO SHAPE TRANSITIONAL
JUSTICE IN UGANDA
JOIN The National War Victims Conference in Kampala Uganda
To mobilize and empower the youth and communities in promoting healthy, peaceful and just society.
1. Providing Medical and Psychosocial Rehabilitation as a Form of Remedy for War Victims
2. Empowering Victims for Active Participation in Transitional Justice
3. Engaging and Empowering Youth as Leaders, Youth at Risk and Youth as Game Changers
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