“I’m doing business [in Hai Salaam market] to be able to feed myself and my children, and to be able to support my children to attend school,” says Magdalene Ajok, a vegetable vendor.
The community-driven peace initiative was the largest meeting of members from the two groups in over a year.
The joint programme aims to address the multi-dimensional needs of people in the region.
GoGirls ICT Initiative awarded six students with school fees for one year as prizes for their participation in a year-long mentorship programme.
The casebook is designed to boost research, advance constitutional issues and protect the rights of citizens.

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