Uganda: Impact of the Rome Statute and the International Criminal Court

ICTJ; Michael Otim, Marieke Wierda

The situation in Uganda presented a challenging first case for the International Criminal Court (ICC). The origins of the conflict between the Lord’s Resistance Army (LRA) and the government are complex, and many people in the north resent the government for failing to protect them from the LRA.

Date published: 
5/1/2010