Voices from the field

KWEEN – AMUDAT DISTRICT CROSS LEARNING AND SHARING OF BEST PRACTICES VISIT TO END FEMALE GENITAL MUTILATION.  

Exchange visits offer a bundle of benefits, well beyond just acquiring information. An intellectual and physical journey creates a common understanding, forges relationships in fun and hardships of shared experience, commitments to new approaches, and foundation for future networking. In abide to lay such foundations among its beneficiaries; National Association of Women’s Organisations in Uganda …

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TRUE CHAMPIONS BELIEVE IN THE IMPOSSIBLE AND THEMSELVES.

In communities like Amudat, women participating in sports activities is seen as out of the norm and only reserved for the boys and men. That is why this year’s Women’s Day commemoration ceremony was historic. The women of Amudat Town Council and surrounding areas participated in the first ever highly anticipated all female football match. …

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KWEEN DISTRICT CELEBRATES INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY.

On the 11th of March 2022, Kween district commemorated the International Women’s day at Chemwania High School under the global theme “Gender equality today for a sustainable tomorrow”. The colorful ceremony filled with performances from several women’s groups, school choirs, music dance and drama clubs all highlighted the importance of gender equality and how its …

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CHARITY NAIT; BREAKING THE BIAS OF FGM IN HER COMMUNITY.

As a mentee under the “Catalysing a new generation of activists to challenge FGM, Child and forced marriage” project funded by WomanKind, 13 year old Charity Nait is the voice of revolution when it comes to advocating against Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) within her village of Korosi in Kween district. For the past one year …

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