CULTURAL BIASES STILL A HEAVY WEIGHT FOR WOMEN TO CARRY.

CULTURAL BIASES STILL A HEAVY WEIGHT FOR WOMEN TO CARRY.

Despite the common notion that development cannot be maximized without equal opportunities for women, men and young people, there is still a deficit of women and young people being actively involved at cooperative level. Gender

NINE WOMEN GROUPS IN LUWERO SUPPORTED WITH INCOME KITS.

NINE WOMEN GROUPS IN LUWERO SUPPORTED WITH INCOME KITS.

With funding from FOKUS, NAWOU supported nine (9) women groups from six sub counties in Luwero with start-up income kits (in kind) and production equipment to enable groups boost / revamp various business enterprises affected

REAPING SUCCESS FROM RESILIENCE

REAPING SUCCESS FROM RESILIENCE

With support from the Embassy of Ireland, the National Association of Women’s Organisations in Uganda (NAWOU), in partnership with their member organisations in Karamoja, have been advocating for an end to Female Genital Mutilation (FGM). 

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The National Association of Women’s Organizations in Uganda (NAWOU) in Uganda was founded in the 1960’s as the National Council of Women (NCW) and the gender machinery then. It was mandated to coordinate and be a platform for promoting women in political leadership and to advocate for women’s issues and concerns. 

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Addresses the underlying gender hierarchies and their relevance for shaping societal practices that propagate discrimination of women and girls.

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The National Association of Women’s Organizations in Uganda (NAWOU) in Uganda was founded in the 1960’s as the National Council of Women (NCW) and the gender machinery then. It was mandated to coordinate and be a platform for promoting women in political leadership and to advocate for women’s issues and concerns. 

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