Founder & Executive Director for African Youth Initiative Network, Victor Ochen, on Peacebuilding (Part 1)

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AllAfrica
Publisher:
allAfrica.com [allAfrica] (Washington, DC)
Publication Date:
6 June 2019
Tags:
Uganda, NGOs and Civil Society, Peacekeeping and Conflict Resolution

Victor Ochen is the Founder and Executive Director for African Youth Initiative Network (AYINET). He was born in northern Uganda, he spent 21 years as a refugee and transformed his experiences into leading the anti-child soldiers' recruitment campaign amidst the war in northern Uganda. Forbes Magazine named Ochen in 2015 as one of the 10 most powerful men in Africa.

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