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, […]
March 11, 2017

WHY GENDER MAINSTREAM ?

While gender mainstreaming is clearly essential for securing human rights and social justice for women as well as men, it is also increasingly recognized that incorporating gender perspectives in different areas of development ensures the effective achievement of other social […]
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 […]

Upcoming Events

  • 16th July – 24th July 20172nd Youth Camp on Alternative and Transformative Leadership

    FOWODE is running a 2 weeks camp for 45 young ladies from allover the country to inculcate the values of transformative leadership among the youth. The camp is run on a comprehensive feminist training manual and the girls who emerge will join the already existing strong Alumni.
  • 17th - 30th July 2017VBC service delivery monitoring exercises in Hoima, Kyenjojo & Kagadi

    280 community members in the districts of Kagadi, Kyenjojo & Hoima who were mobilized and trained to form 28 Village Budget Clubs will embark on monitoring service delivery in the Education & Health sectors with the aim of ensuring effective and gender sensitive service deliver in their areas.