Women’s Economic Justice

Dialogue on land acquisition, ownership, access and control held in Hoima

The dialogue revolved around how the Ugandan constitution protects land owners and what provisions it has for disposal and acquisition of land. The land question has, in the last couple of years, become an important one to interrogate.  The President Uganda has over the last few months undertaken a country wide campaign to educate and …

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Women’s groups plant trees to mitigate effects of climate change

  Participants cover tree seedlings with mulch. NAWOU is committed to environmental management, sustainability and addressing climate change. Aware that because of gender expectations women rely on the health of the environment to execute their roles, and that because of this very dependency women are also one of the biggest degraders of the environment because of …

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Jinja agricultural show yields more than profits for women

Some of the women who exhibited their products at the trade show. The stood out because of the NAWOU branded materials they wore.   Milka Katende cannot believe her luck at being chosen to showcase her products at an event as big as the Jinja agricultural show. “I have never participated as an exhibitor at …

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