Women Economic Empowerment

CONTRIBUTIONS OF WOMEN ORGANISATIONS TO WOMEN ECONOMIC EMPOWERMENT; LESSONS FROM NAWOU.

NAWOU participated in a one hour talk show on Civic Space TV to discuss the contribution of women’s organisations towards women’s economic empowerment and share experiences on how some women’s groups exhibited business resilience during the COVID-19 lock down. Two beneficiaries; Ramlat Noah and Hajjarah Nabaggala together with Communications Officer NAWOU, Fionah Agaba Barbra were …

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NAWOU LAUNCHES 2020-2024 STRATEGIC PLAN.

In 2019, National Association of Women’s Organizations in Uganda (NAWOU) commenced the development of a new Strategic Plan (SP) for the period 2020 -2024 and on the 25th of February 2022, it was launched. A thorough consultative process was undertaken to develop the Strategic Plan that will focus on strengthening member networks, partnerships and leverage …

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IF SCHOOLS OPENED, OUR BUSINESSES WOULD THRIVE AGAIN.

What happens when the silver lining starts to fade away just as immediately as it appears? With the country still grappling with the COVID19 pandemic, Kasana Market Tailoring Group is one of the groups that was supported with tailoring equipment from National Association of Women’s Organizations in Uganda (NAWOU) in 2020 to assist boast their …

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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 equality is viewed in the context of women and youth being positioned to participate (advise, collaborate, represent, empower, decide) on …

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