Menstrual Health Management: Keep A Girl In School Campaign

Uganda is a signatory to the Convention on Elimination of all Forms of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW) which clearly spells out that “States Parties shall take all appropriate measures to eliminate discrimination against women in order to ensure to them equal rights with men in the field of education”. This position is further re-emphasized by the 1995 Uganda constitution which promotes equitable provision of educational services and mandates government to take the necessary measures to eliminate all forms discrimination and inequalities so as to realize sustainable inclusive growth and development.

The Comic Relief team visits Busia district.

On 26th/03/2019, Forum for Women in Democracy (FOWODE) Busia field office hosted a donor monitoring visit from the Comic Relief UK team. The visiting team included Sofia Olsson and Caroline.


On 31st January, 2019, Forum for Women in Democracy (FOWODE) hosted a pre-budget dialogue at Hotel Africana from 7am to 11 am. This dialogue will drew over 100 representatives from MDAs, Legislators, Civil Society, Academia, Media, Village Budget Clubs, District technocrats and the general public.