Innocent’s Story: WGEF Access to Justice Team

The pursuit of gender justice starts with protecting young girls from being forced or sold into a marriage.

Celebrating IWD 2020, an Interview with WGEF Founder Karen Sugar

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IMPACT: Justice at Our Door Step Saved My Marriage and Transformed My Family!

Rose Ataro, aged 23, is a member of Pitek Ki mon Group and is married with two children. The biggest challenge in her home before joining WGEF program was gender based violence. “My house was not a home to live in,” Rose says. She felt inadequate to confront her husband, and access the justice she […]

Colorado Gives Day 2019

Support Sustainable Development and Dignity — make a donation on Colorado Gives Day, 12.10.2019.

Support 10 Years of Creating Sustainable Empowerment with a Gift to the Annual Fund!

WGEF believes that one’s geographical location does not determine their challenges to be more or less important – hope and support are transnational and one must think locally, globally, relief and sustainable.

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.

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.