Protracted conflict, elusive peace: Initiatives to end the violence in northern Uganda
Publication date: 
2002
Accord issue: 
11

Over the years of war in Acholiland, religious leaders in the region have moved from focusing on providing practical support and shelter to parishioners towards being proactive in ‘bearing witness’ to the conflict and engaging directly in peacebuilding. Carlos Rodriguez describes these roles, noting particularly the efforts of the Acholi Religious Leaders Peace Initiative.