Avocacy

HAGURUKA N.G.O has actively contributed in several national law reforms, proposal of new laws and formulation of policy and program in favor of women and children. The most important ones are:

• Law regulating matrimonial regimes, liberalities and succession;
• Law relative to the rights and protection of a child against violence;
• Land law;
• Law on prevention and protection against Gender Based Violence (GBV);
• Establishment of GBV and Child Protection Committees;
• Labor law;
• National Gender Policy;
• National Orphans and Other Vulnerable Children (OVC) Policy;
• OVC National Action Plan 2006-2009
• Advocacy on CRC/ACRWC implementation and reporting.

Beyond this, HAGURUKA advocates for individual case in the different appropriate institutions