Peace and Reconciliation in Northern Uganda

Author: Susan Good


Archbishop John Baptist Odama

Archdiocese of Gulu, Uganda

Archbishop John Baptist Odama has played a prominent role in promoting peace and reconciliation amidst one of the world’s most gruesome conflicts. He has been instrumental in moving forward the peace process and serves as an official observer in that process. He has been outspoken in proposing indigenous alternatives to war crimes indictments, alternatives that would ensure accountability while promoting reconciliation. He has joined other Christian and Muslim leaders in pursuing these and other peacebuilding activities through the Acholi Religious Leaders Peace Initiative.

Sponsored by
Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies
Ford Family Program in Human Development Studies & Solidarity
Center for Social Concerns
Catholic Social Tradition
Africa Faith & Justice Network
Center for Civil and Human Rights

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