Forum For Acid Victims is a community based organisation for prevention of acid burn violence as well as for providing support services to survivors through a network of chapters and partners, by sharing knowledge, expertise and best practices.
Forum for Acid Victims acts as a forum for advocacy of acid related causes, endeavours to promote a social environment conducive to elimination of all forms of gender violence and espouses a firm legal basis for prosecution of offenders and prescription of national guidelines for treatment, aftercare and rehabilitation of acid survivors.
HOW WE STARTED
My name is Wasswa Samuel, an Accountant by training, Businessman Travel Consultant and Managing Director, Hesa General Enterprises Ltd.
I reside at Konge, Makindye Division, Kampala District, a family man and PTA Member of Mengo Senior School. One afternoon in 2014, an old friend Juliet Male, came to my office with a younger lady whom, she introduced to me as Juliet Bukirwa.Continue reading〉
A world where Acid and domestic violence crimes have been eliminated and the perpetrators brought to justice and the victim and survivors have been provided with hope ,help support ,advice and guidance to live a fulfilling and independent lives.
The forum for acid victims is the voice of both acid and domestic violence victims and survivors .We are the catalyst for changing society to have been provided to have zero tolerance for acid violence .