Gender

FGM Project Launched in Karamoja

NAWOU’s President, Christine Kasule Mugerwa and the LC V Chairman Amudat officially launch the project.   NAWOU, with support from Irish Aid has launched the “Rising to Protect Tipin and Kor’s rights in Amudat” a project aimed at reducing incidence of Female Genital Mutilation/Cutting in Amudat District. The 3-year project implemented in partnership with Amudat …

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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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Gender priorities reviewed for tabling to Hoima district leadership

A mother makes her submission during the consultative meeting in Hoima. Influencing local government policies and areas of focus requires a proper advocacy strategy. All lobbyists should be on the same page, and they should consult those at the grassroots in order to represent the real issues affecting them. In order to sharpen their advocacy …

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NAWOU Conducts a Gender Budgeting and Advocacy Training in Hoima

As a National Network for Women’s organizations in Uganda, NAWOU, under her gender equality component continues to empower women to actively participate in making decisions that affect them. To contribute to this cause, NAWOU held a two-day training workshop on Gender budgeting and advocacy with 60 women’s group leaders in Hoima on 2nd to 3rd …

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