Center for Domestic Violence Prevention

Upcoming Activities

Community dramas in Kampala district:
14 Nov 2018 - 20 Dec 2018
Public Event –Kibuye I Kampala
10 Dec 2018 - 21 Dec 2018
Drama Performances on VAW/G Bwaise II –Kampala Lufula Zone
14 Dec 2018 - 13 Dec 2018
Drama Performances on VAW/G Sebina Zone Makerere III –Kampala
18 Dec 2018 - 17 Dec 2018

Religious Leader Report

The workshop began with the introductions of participants who represented the major faiths – Roman Catholic, Church of Uganda, Seventh Day Adventist, Islam, Orthodox and Bahai Faith –who are members of the Inter-Religious Council of Uganda and the workshop objectives were:

  • To strengthen top religious leaders (from the Central Region) with knowledge and skills to prevent domestic violence (DV).
  • To increase religious institutions’ understanding of the recently passed Domestic Violence Act, 2010 (DVA, 2010).
  • Highlight the role of religious institutions in popularising the DVA, 2010. i.e inspire religious institutions to popularise the Act given the privileged position they hold within  their congregations.
  • To define a way forward for the religious institutions to popularize the DVA.