Ending Child Marriage in Northern Uganda – Girls Decide

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.

Celebrating the Day of the African Child 2019

Human Rights Action in Africa: Children’s Rights First

Menstrual Hygiene Day, 2019

Addressing Menstrual Health Challenges and Keeping Girls in School — It’s about dignity, period.

Inspiring Interview, IWD 2019

To celebrate IWD 2019, WGEF interviewed Mercy Doreen, a WGEF member and Women representative Nwoya District.

Interview with Rose Okong

To celebrate IWD 2019, WGEF interviewed Rose Okong, a WGEF member and vice-chairperson and Women Representative.

Leading up to International Women’s Day, 2019, check out an interview with WGEF Founder Karen Sugar

Karen Sugar: How This Warrior Is Helping Women Find Their Voices & Choices

The Face of Empowerment

Check out our profile in 5280 Magazine! It’s very cool and a good way to share our story and support for women’s empowerment with your community.

Something Big and Beautiful Is Happening!

With the launch of HPI Global, WGEF is expanding the Healthy Periods Initiative, creating local manufacturing centers. Our goal is to have five machines in five centers operating in sub-Saharan Africa. We cannot do this without you! 

Amplifying Women’s Voices, 2018

11th Annual Drama Festival

WGEF Hosts the Youth Advocacy Forum

Get Inspired, Get Informed, Get Organized Women’s Global and VacNet partnered to host a Youth Advocacy Forum for the first time at the Gulu Women’s Resource Center (GWRC) to address chronically high rates of youth unemployment – estimated at 70% in the Gulu District. Youth in the region have limited participation in the planning and […]