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 tremendous contribution to the Women’s Agenda by spearheading an East African gender equality and development bill which when enacted will go a long way in advancing gender equality in the region.
Marren will be remembered for her resilience in battling a very aggressive ailment. She never lost hope till the very end. This and more constitute a lifetime legacy for Marren and we will always honor her.
May her soul rest in eternal peace.