Gender

BRUNO ORYEGIU’S POSITIVE CHANGE TOWARDS GENDER EQUALITY.

Men who belong to or participate in organized groups like Village Savings and Loans Associations (VSLAs) or Primary Cooperative (PCs) are more sensitive to gender issues or supportive of improved lives of women in their families and community. Bruno Oryegiu, is one of these men in his community. A resident in Leda, Zombo District, Bruno …

BRUNO ORYEGIU’S POSITIVE CHANGE TOWARDS GENDER EQUALITY. Read More »

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 …

FGM Project Launched in Karamoja Read More »

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 …

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

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 …

Gender priorities reviewed for tabling to Hoima district leadership Read More »