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.

21 Women Successfully Elected to Offices Across the Region!

Why We Run, February, 2021: “I Knew That Something Needed to Be Done but How to Do It?”

WGEF Reports 21 Women Win Elected Office Amidst COVID-19 Pandemic!

Women will continue to play a major role in local and regional government, ensuring women’s voices are included!

“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 Was on the Verge of Giving up on Life

WGEF came at a time she needed a hand to hold her from collapsing. “I had a timber business in Democratic Republic of Congo, when I lost all I had to the soldiers.”

After Succeeding in Business, I Now Have a Voice in My Family

Before attending WGEF’s business skills training, I was not doing any business but was depending on my husband for everything. I would endure all harsh words from my husband in order to survive.

Another Year as a Top-Rated Nonprofit

Women’s Global Empower Fund has again made the list of top-rated nonprofits. Click the photo to read stories from volunteers, donors and supporters on the GreatNonprofits website.