16 Days of Activism campaign against Gender Based Violence in Nwoya District


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By way of engaging Men as change agents against Gender-Based Violence, NAWAD is improving the social well-being of different families in Mbarara district.

Meet Aluben Ampurire from Katojo village, Biharwe Division as he narrates his experience as a Male Change agent.


About the




NAWAD is a voluntary non-government women's organization established in 2009 with a focus on family and the crucial role women play in their families, communities and the development of the country. NAWAD works with and for grassroots women to transform their lives so that they can demand, claim and protect their economic and social rights.

Our goal is to promote the fundamental human rights of women and young girls especially in relation to sustainable management of the environment and natural resources, health and economic security while putting women at the forefront.

Areas of focus:

1.Social and Economic Right

2. Sustainable Natural Resource Management and Climate Change

3. Governance, Peace and Security

4. Institutional and Organizational Development