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 […]
October 18, 2017

Uganda @55: Citizens’ Voices for Enhanced Gender Equality

“Women’s issues are society’s issues”– Jane Mpagi, Ministry of Gender, Labor and Social Development On October 9, 2017, Uganda celebrated 55 years of independence. As the Union Jack was lowered in 1962, there was a lot of hope for the […]
October 17, 2017

The Girl Child Matters

Five years ago, Malala Yousafzai was shot in the head for daring to go to school. This week, she attended her first lecture at Oxford University. Malala put her life at risk because she understood how important having an education […]

Upcoming Events

  • 22nd - 24th Jan 2018Annual reflection and planning

    FOWODE shall bring together all staff to reflect on the successes, challenges and lessons of 2017, AND draw strategies for 2018
  • Jan 2018Lobby meetings on the FY2018/19 NBFP

    FOWODE in consortium with other like minded CSOs are engaging various sector committees of Parliament to address sector specific concerns in the National Budget Framework Paper FY2018/19 and to improve on gender mainstreaming across the sectors.