NAWOU is a membership organisation with three levels of membership. NAWOU members are women-founded and/or women-led organisations that address the interests and concerns of women, and aim at improving women’s social, political and economic status. The members are;
- NGOs and women’s professional bodies
- District Women’s Networks, which consist of 8 or more women’s groups or community-based organisations representing various districts of Uganda
- Associate Members, who are individuals or organisations that provide services or benefit from NAWOU programmes.