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March 11, 2017

Why open voting will deny women their Democratic Rights

The open voting method that the Government has proposed for the upcoming LC1 and 2 elections in the various villages and parishes as provided for in the Local Government (Amendment) Act, 2016 is a disaster for democracy. The open voting […]
February 14, 2017

FOWODE trains women for LC I & II positions in Lyantonde

Women’s presence in political decision-making is largely premised on the fact that women in such spaces will make a difference for women’s rights and development. Above all, women’s equal participation in governance and decision-making is not only a demand for […]
February 8, 2017

Sharing Winning Experiences

Parenthood Global has for the last 2years been supporting FOWODE to implement her “Public Financing for Reproductive Health Project” whose goal is  increased government spending for Reproductive health including Family Planning by 5% at the National Level and in 2 […]
February 4, 2017

Strong Relationships, Greater Impact: Forum for Women in Democracy Signs MOU with Equal Opportunities Commission

Forum for Women in Democracy (FOWODE) has since inception been at the forefront of promoting women’s leadership and advancing gender equality in decision making processes. One of our key strategies is the building of strategic partnerships and alliances as we […]