IHACC Uganda team member presents at the UN Permanent Forum on Indigenous Rights in NYC

Sylvia Kokunda, an IHACC Ugandan team member, and resident of one of ten partner Batwa communities in Kanungu District southwestern Uganda, was recently invited to speak at the UN Permanent Forum on Indigenous Rights, where she presented on the Batwa’s current situation, past eviction from Bwindi forest, and current opportunities for enhancing political participation for minority and Indigenous groups in Uganda.
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