Food Forecast: Increasing Food Security Across the Region

As we move into 2022 and beyond, food scarcity, shortages, and cost, caused by war, conflict and climate chaos, are creating concern—and the forecast is dire.

International Women’s Day 2022: Empowerment is a Journey

Organizing for Change | Building Diverse Pathways for Success | Challenging Systemic Inequality

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 […]

2021 Annual Program Report

Join our Revolution to Create a more Equitable World!

The Only Way Forward Is Together!

As the second wave of the COVID-19 pandemic hits Uganda and impacts everyday life, we thank you for your continued support and commitment to WGEF.

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’s response to the insurrection at the U.S. Capitol on January 6th, 2021

On January 6th, a violent insurrection aimed at stopping Joe Biden from becoming the next duly elected president shocked the world. America has a long and vibrant history of a peaceful transition of power, even during times of contention. It is this transition that keeps the American Experiment alive and moving forward. While the U.S. […]

Uganda Decides 2021 – Supporting Women’s Participation in Leadership

As the general elections take place on 14th January 2021, 25 women from WGEF’s Leadership Development Initiative are running for office!

“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…