Grace Akallo

Grace Akallo, is former girl soldier from Northern Uganda and co-author of Girl Soldier: A story of Hope for Northern Uganda’s Children. She is currently enrolled in a Masters program in International Development and Social Change at Clark University and serves as a spokesperson for children in Northern Uganda who are affected by war. Ms. Akallo also plans to start a foundation called Gift of Grace to help create educational opportunities for war affected children. She resides in Boston, Massachusetts, USA.

Rome Conference on Children and Armed Conflict – 23 June 2009

USEFUL LINKS

Grace at the UNICEF State of the World’s Children – 19 November 2009
Grace’s statement at the Security Council – 29 April 2009
Rome Conference on Children and Armed Conflict – 23 June 2009
Grace Akallo’s website
Interview with Metro US – 25 November 2009