May 24, 2017

Our condolences to the Byanyima Family

We at Forum for Women in Democracy (FOWODE) and our entire fraternity extend deepest condolences to the entire Byanyima family and especially to Hon. Winnie Byanyima, a founding member of FOWODE. Mzee Boniface Byanyima was a democratic stalwart and a […]
May 9, 2017

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS: MENTORING YOUNG WOMEN IN TRANSFORMATIVE LEADERSHIP

Under our Women and Leadership Program (WLP), FOWODE has since 2004 mentored young leaders in Alternative and Transformative Leadership. FOWODE believes in promoting pro-poor and pro-women ideals through which alternative values, visions and leaders can be nurtured and shaped in […]
May 7, 2017

FOWODE celebrates her Vice Chairperson, Lina Zedriga, for receiving the WEF17 Award of “Iconic Women Creating a Better World for All”

FOWODE is proud to celebrate one of its members and Vice Chairperson on our Board of Directors Ms. Lina Zedriga Waru. Lina has been nominated to receive the WEF17 Award of “Iconic Women Creating a Better World for all”. She […]

Upcoming Events

  • 9th – 10th June 2017Toll-free National Budget call center

    In an effort to increase citizen’s participation and voicing of what they consider should have been prioritized in the national budget FY2017/18 with a specific focus on gender budget issues, FOWODE is going to host a 2 day call center to gather citizen's views.
  • 6th - 16th June 2017Formation and training of 28 VBCs in Kagadi, Kyenjojo & Hoima

    With support from the EU, FOWODE and implementing partners will mobilize 280 women and men in 14 sub counties in the districts of Kagadi, Kyenjojo & Hoima to form 28 Village Budget Clubs (VBCs). These will be trained in Gender Responsive service delivery monitoring and budget tracking, and will take leadership in seeking accountability from leaders.