Patrick CECORE

A Voice for the Marginalised in Uganda

Images of young children, armed with guns, forced to fight for rebels are often depicted in the news. But what happens once these children return to their communities? In Uganda, this is the harsh reality faced by many children. But what can be done?

To find out more about creating cohesion within these communities, we sat down with peacebuilder Patrick Bwire of the Center of Conflict Resolution (CECORE) in Uganda. In this episode of the Peace Corner podcast, Patrick shares some heart warming stories of successful reintegration. Whilst this transition can be so difficult, Patrick tells us how the medium of storytelling, sport and dance can rebuild bonds which once seemed unsalvageable.

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