Women in Uganda are empowered, but not empowered

March 8, 2024      

As the world commemorates International Women’s Day on March 8, to take stock stock of economic, social, political and cultural achievements, we must not forget to invest in grassroots women if we are to achieve gender equality. 

In an opinion published in the New Vision newspaper, Ms. Joan Akiiza, the NAPE Senior Programme Officer in charge of Gender explains why a lot more still needs to be done to empower women. Open the link below to access the full article.