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Stopping domestic violence in Uganda

Monday, November 7, 2011 - 13:40

Tracey Spicer reports from a rural Ugandan community where ActionAid has helped local women seek legal protection from domestic violence and bring attention to their plight.

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Below, Tracey tells the story of Jennifer Alupot (pictured above), whose husband forced her to breastfeed puppies.
ActionAid has been helping her seek justice ever since. 


Sign the Last Famine petition and help make this the last famine the world ever knows

Tracey Spicer is in Uganda as part of ActionAid's Last Famine campaign calling on world leaders to support women farmers to grow their own food today, so they don't need to rely on handouts tomorrow.