Tuesday, April 28, 2009

Grace Akallo ’07 Will Speak on Human Rights in Uganda

Wednesday, April 29, at 6:30 p.m., Endicott College will host former Ugandan child soldier Grace Akallo ’07 and journalist/UN goodwill ambassador Jimmie Briggs, who will speak about child victimization and the human rights situation in Uganda. Grace was abducted by Ugandan rebels at the age of 15 and is now serving as a spokesperson and activist for peace in northern Uganda. She is the author of Girl Soldier, an account of her experiences.
The event is free and open to the public.
Read more about Grace Akallo’s upcoming talk . . .

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