October 12, 2017

Gender Equality & Equity, a Programming Approach

Gender equality is increasingly being recognized by several communities as a fundamental element in development. Gender equality is very evident in the sustainable development agenda clearly marked at Goal 5. In Africa, the patriarchal society is very strong, especially in […]
October 5, 2017

Fare thee well Marren!

FOWODE joins the women’s movement in East Africa and Uganda in particular to mourn our dear sister, feminist, mother, friend activist, pacesetter in advocating for the rights of women, Marren Akatsa Bukachi. At a time like this, we recall her […]
September 25, 2017


Uganda has always been perceived as a generally safe and pleasant country by natives and foreigners alike. However, dating back to May of this year, Ugandans, and women in particular, have feared for their lives as several bodies of women […]

Upcoming Events

  • 2nd - 13th Oct 2017Gender & Equity Budgeting hands on support in 10 districts

    A team of Gender experts are traveling to 10 districts of Rukungiri, kabale, Wakiso, Mityana, Amuria, Napak, Amuru, Luwero, Busia and Lyantonde to provide hands on support to district technocrats and political leaders in an effort to improve inclusion of gender issues in their district plans and budgets for FY2018/19
  • 4th Oct 2017Civic Education review meeting

    With a dynamically changing political environment in the country. FOWODE will have a stakeholders meeting to review our approach and content for Civic Education. This is to make the program more relevant to the current context.