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Makerere University School of Women and Gender Studies (SWGS) and the University Forum on Governance (UNIFOG) conducted two studies to enrich the knowledge system around gender equality legal and policy framework in Uganda under the Gender Equality Project (GEP).  Funded by the Democratic Governance Facility (DGF), the studies were conducted primarily to inform improvement in...
Bugiri local community members were called upon to engage in more pro-gender equality activities in order to attain holistic gender equality. This was during the community engagement forums conducted in the eastern part of the district held on 11th and 12th January 2019. The community engagements were conducted by the School of Women and Gender Studies (SWGS)...

Upcoming Dialogues and Workshops

A two-day capacity enrichment workshop on gender equality for CSO Actors in the central region was on 14th and 15th December 2018 conducted by the School of Women and Gender Studies (SWGS), Makerere University and University Forum on Governance (UNIFOG) at Ridar Hotel Seeta Mukono. The workshop was organized under the Gender Equality Project (GEP)...
Youth leaders from government, civil society, politics and private sector from different regions of Uganda were among the 100 participants who convened to exchange ideas on gender equality at the National Youth Conference 2018 at Ridar Hotel Seeta – Mukono on 23rd and 25th November 2018. Youth exchanged ideas and discussed emerging issues on; existing...
The School of Women and Gender Studies (SWGS) in partnership with the University Forum on Governance (UNIFOG) with support from the Democratic Governance Facility (DGF) held a public dialogue on 13thSeptember 2018. The dialogue was one of the activities under the Gender Equality Project. It was aimed at reexamining the indicators and measurements of gender…