Women Economic Empowerment

CHURCH LEADERS IN LUWERO CHAMPION FIGHT AGAINST GENDER BASED VIOLENCE.

Women economic empowerment is a gradual process which has several layers to it and in order to realize women’s economic freedom, aspects of Gender Based Violence (GBV) or economic violence against women are still present in our communities today and they need to be addressed. It is everyone’s responsibility within the community to advocate for …

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INNOVATIVE BACKYARD GARDENING BOOSTS BENEFICIARIES’ INCOME DURING PANDEMIC.

With the uncertainty and crippling of incomes the COVID19 lockdown paused, there was a looming threat of food security amongst families. For Rita Musoke, her family’s health was top priority and she knew she had to look for alternative ways to diversify their diet and improve nutrition during the pandemic. “When lockdown was issued, my children …

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LOOKING BACK TO LOOK AHEAD: HOW WOMEN IN HOIMA ARE THRIVING.

Daisy is a beneficiary of a former NAWOU  intervention which ended 3 years ago and does not carry with her the memory of the project but tangible impact to her life. She spoke to NAWOU staff and couldn’t hide her joy about changes her life has experienced. She testified that before the NAWOU interventions and …

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FLAVIA ABAKWASE: A SMALL BUSINESS OWNER WHO FOUND HER VOICE!

For Flavia Abakwase, a member of Agali Awamu Women’s Group in Kamira Sub County, like many others was brought up to think a husband was the sole decision maker in the home and she eventually carried this attitude into her own marriage. The idea of her starting her own business to sustain her household or …

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