Minorities speak at the UN: Uganda

Irene Nadunga from the Uganda Coalition for Crisis Prevention highlighted the discrimination faced by pastoralist women in Karamoja in her speech at the 3rd UN Forum on Minority Issues held in Geneva in December 2010. To read her full speech click here

“The economic disadvantage of pastoralist is most felt by the marginalised and vulnerable pastoralist women of Karamoja who are economically discriminated within their community due to cultural domains of power limiting them from inheriting resources and assets despite national legislation enforcing inheritance of property.”

No Associated files

Date: 14/12/2010




Indigenous Peoples

Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Unported License

Press Contact Information

Name: Claudia Santoro

Telephone: 0740 3519 453

This website has been produced with the financial assistance of the European Union.
The contents of this website are the sole responsibility of Minority Rights Group International and can under no circumstances be regarded as reflecting the position of the European Union