Girls in Northern Uganda rely on free sanitary pads distributed thru their school, but with the schools shut and community lockdown in place to curb the spread of COVID-19, many have no access to sanitary pads
WGEF’s toll free is connecting survivors to safety and services!
WGEF provides sanitary pads to 16 schools across northern Uganda – to keep girls in school longer and healthier!
WGEF’s Response to COVID-19
The pursuit of gender justice starts with protecting young girls from being forced or sold into a marriage.
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.
As we mark our 10th year of working for equality and justice in northern Uganda, we are excited to share our latest initiative: Ending Child Marriage, One Family at a Time.
Human Rights Action in Africa: Children’s Rights First
Addressing Menstrual Health Challenges and Keeping Girls in School — It’s about dignity, period.