Corpus ID: 6107084

Gendering Peacebuilding in Post-conflict Northern Uganda

  title={Gendering Peacebuilding in Post-conflict Northern Uganda},
  author={Amanda J. Reinke},
  journal={Journal of Global Initiatives: Policy, Pedagogy, Perspective},
  • Amanda J. Reinke
  • Published 22 March 2016
  • Political Science
  • Journal of Global Initiatives: Policy, Pedagogy, Perspective
Approximately 1.8 million northern Ugandans were internally displaced during conflict between the Ugandan government and Lord’s Resistance Army (LRA) rebels (1987-2006). The ethnographic and qualitative research findings presented in this article illuminate the need to address structural violence, not just physical violence, in the aftermath of conflict, and to pay particular attention to how conflict and peacebuilding processes are gendered. Although gender-sensitive approaches to… Expand
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