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January 29, 2018

MPs Unhappy with the Gender & Equity Gaps in the NBFP

Uganda aspires to become a middle income country by the year 2020. For this goal to be achieved, there needs to be job creation and sustainable development. This cannot be done without equitable distribution of resources among all of Uganda’s […]
November 21, 2017

FOWODE Hosts Meeting on Gender and Equity Responsiveness of the Health and Education Sectors

On November 10, 2017, Forum for Women in Democracy (FOWODE), held a strategic breakfast meeting on gender and equity (G&E) responsiveness of the health and education sectors.  The importance of G&E is increasingly becoming recognized by individuals, governments and civil […]
November 14, 2017

FOWODE’s Budget call center for FY2018/19

One of the major challenges that Uganda continues to face, especially at the local level, is the limited participation of citizens during the budget-making process. Without input from citizens, budgets are often gender insensitive and do not effectively respond to […]
October 24, 2017

FOWODE Hosts Workshop on Gender and Equity Budgeting

On Wednesday October 11th 2017, Forum for Women in Democracy (FOWODE) brought together Members of Parliament (MPs) from education and health committees for a workshop on gender and equity budgeting. The interactive workshop, facilitated by Eric Tumwesigye, led to an […]