Dating back to colonial history, Africa has witnessed and continue to document unspeakable acts of violence resulting from protracted wars and violent extremism. Consequently, many people have been forced to flee and seek sanctuary in other countries with millions more internally displaced. Thousands if not millions of forced migrants have experienced several forms of heinous crimes including physical and sexual violence. This page reflects on key issues related to conflict, forced migration, and sexual violence in and across the Eastern and East and Horn of Africa.
Gadgets have replaced already a lot in our lives. However, let’s not allow them to replace our relationships and the greatness in our true beings. Above all, not to replace the core value of humanity which embraces togetherness. Let’s talk about it!
Technology should not strip us off our ‘human’ ability to survive and thrive independently. We should not be enslaved by our own inventions. Let's think about children and re-think our approaches in upbringing and nurturing them at this digital era.