Central African Republic: Grave violations against children in CAR

** EMBARGOED FOR RELEASE UNTIL 10:00am Wednesday May 4, 2011** Press Contact: Amanda Fox [email protected] Tel. 347-581-6498 NEW REPORT: LRA AND OTHER ARMED GROUPS COMMITTING GRAVE VIOLATIONS AGAINST CHILDREN IN CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC Watchlist on…Read More

Ball State students moved by Invisible Children documentary, speaker

By Sara Nahrwold Ball State students were motivated to join the Invisible Children after viewing the emotional documentary "Tony" and hearing about war from a Ugandan woman. About 160 students watched the documentary about a former child soldier named Tony.…Read More

Halting the use of child soldiers

By Paris Achen Mail Tribune One of the first things Central Medford High School teacher Amy Drury saw after she landed in Uganda in 2008 to volunteer with a charity organization for the summer was a barefoot 11-year-old child armed with an AK-47 rifle along…Read More

Former Ugandan child soldiers find solace in classrooms

By Joe Ombuor After decades of civil strife Uganda’s students of war are striving to re-construct their lives through education to put the frightening bush, blazing guns and brutal blood letting past behind them. In schools across northern Uganda where the…Read More
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