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16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence

January 19, 2022    By admin

16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence is an annual international campaign to challenge violence against women and girls running from 25 November, the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women. 10 December, Human Rights Day. initiated in 1991 by the first Women’s Global Leadership Institute, Since 1991, more than 6,000 organizations from... Read More

Female politicians to tackle problems affecting women in Uganda

January 19, 2022    By admin

Source: The New Vision L-R the Secretary General Alliance for the National Transformation Alice Alaso, Jennifer Bitalabeho, the Chair Governance Board Women Leadership Development WLEDE, the Executive Director WLEDE, Edith Ssali and Sarah Bagalaaliwo during a meeting in Kampala.  The Executive Director WLEDE, Edith Ssali said the network helps the women... Read More


January 19, 2022    By admin

Felix Acala the Local Council II – Apua Parish Aromo Sub County (Parish Leader) has been attending trainings on Natural Resources Management at the sub county headquarters of Aromo organised by Women Leaderships Development and facilitated by District Natural Resource Officer of Lira District Local Government. Felix just like any... Read More

Women to meet over leadership

January 19, 2022    By admin

About 200 women from various organizations converge this week for the fourth annual conference on women and leadership. According to the Federation of Uganda Employers(FUE), the organizers of the event, this year’s Conference shall also witness the official launch of the globally acclaimed United Nations Women Empowerment Principles which include... Read More

Budget Reading: Government presents yet another tax-heavy budget

January 19, 2022    By admin

Finance Minister Maria Kiwanuka yesterday obeyed predictions and delivered yet another “tax-heavy budget” she pigeon-holed as “special” but roundly criticised by policy makers as a “recipe for disaster” for balancing the books on the backs of the poor. In order to be able to finance 81.8 per cent of Shs15.4... Read More

Heroines of the pandemic; The tale of Councilor Florence Aciiro

August 25, 2021    By admin

Councilor Florence is one of our star beneficiaries of programs that run throughout 2018 and 2019, when we met she was but another vendor making ends meet in the Kampala sun but with the right capacity building in communication lobbying and advocacy and the invaluable mentorship councilor Florence grew leaps... Read More


February 18, 2021    By admin

We are so deligthetd to introduce Mrs. Florence Aciro who now goes by the popular title Lord Councillor Aciro Florence is one of our most committed beneficairies ,having graduated from our flagship trainning with vendors of kampala city ,that is proving to be a bigger success with every year that... Read More

Leadership Journey

September 14, 2020    By admin

On the last day of training, Ms. Rose Abir who belongs to FDC and a proven determined woman leader confidently shared her purposeful leadership journey in the political space which really inspired the participants.  Rose had dropped out of school when in senior one and was married off. The main... Read More