International Day for the Elimination of Sexual Violence in Conflict

I’m so happy that I can now read and write my name an opportunity which I lost when I was young but when WEGF opened the free literacy program I was among the first one to register. — Grace Arach “My name is Grace Arach, 29 years old, I have 3 children and a member […]

2023 Annual Update and Report IMPACT MATTERS

Review our 2023 Program Achievements and read our client stories and news from the field!

Empowering Schoolgirls & Beyond: The Real & Lasting Impact of HPI!

One of the most heartwarming HPI success story is that of Amina, a bright and determined young girl from Payibona village Gulu District.

Summer Newsletter 2023 — Leadership: A WGEF Origins Story

Prisca and her children are the future of Uganda. They are the kind of leaders in whom WGEF is supporting and who will enable a more just and equitable world.

It Was Impossible to Propose a Law Against Child Marriege if I Wasn’t in Leadership

WGEF supported me, and many other women contesting for office and won as the women councilor three.

Having Enough Food Makes My Family Safe

WGEF’s agro support program is critical in our region I have tested the benefits, it can save many families in the region ~ Linda, WGEF member

Stories From Gulu, Summer 2022

HPI Helps Keep All Girls in School and Safe!

Summer 2022 Newsletter: Women Leading to Prevent Hunger!

Check out stories on healthy food access, Gulu Women’s Resource Centre updates, and our Statement on the Supreme Court Decision Overturning Roe v Wade.

Video: Their Future as Career Women Is Our Hope

Aber, 34, is a senior woman teacher at Olwiyo primary school in Nwoya District. Her major role is to mentor and support young girls. Here is her story of courage: I will not forget this year 2020 in my life, the effects of the pandemic have robbed the future of many young girls. 8 girls […]

Investing In women farmers, increasing food security for the region!

WGEF has invested in building the capacity of women farmers in Northern Uganda providing them access to financial, technical resources and advisory services to enable them tap into the many available and profitable opportunities in the agricultural value chain.