Journal of
Law and Conflict Resolution

  • Abbreviation: J. Law Conflict. Resolut
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 2006-9804
  • DOI: 10.5897/JLCR
  • Start Year: 2009
  • Published Articles: 102

Full Length Research Paper

Conspicuously absent: Women’s role in conflict resolution and peace building in northern Uganda in the context of United Nations resolution 1325

Catherine Jendia
  • Catherine Jendia
  • Department of Religion and Peace Studies, College of Humanities and Social Sciences, Makerere University, Uganda.
  • Google Scholar

  •  Received: 11 January 2019
  •  Accepted: 19 November 2019
  •  Published: 31 January 2020


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