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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 […]
March 29, 2017

FOWODE MENTORS ELECTED WOMEN LEADERS

FOWODE rolled out mentoring trainings for elected women leaders to reflect the Women manifesto and enhance their capacities to demand for gender sensitive planning and budget processes at district level. The trainings took place concurrently in the districts of Manafwa, […]