Author: Violah

Communications officer

Activities

To facilitate the process of creation of employment for the women and girl child Children with the aim of improving their standard of living at household and communal level. To enhance and build capacities of women and girl child critically analyze situation and come up with practical, viable income generating activities. To encourage members save […]

Partnership & Alliance

Women and girl child development association is built on a rock of creating strong global partnership for development where we have for a long time been networking and working together with a number of member and non-member organizations in Uganda locally and nationally.

Functional Adult Literacy

For this we are running a programme on adult literacy facility[ALEF] we create stronger communities through adult literacy programme. More than 1000 have been transformed through this programme. For example, reading and writing teaching them how to pronounce some words and teaching them how to save. fc

Consultancy

We are involved in budget consultancy. Gender budgeting training for girls and women to be involved and meaning full inclusiveness such that they influence decisions on matters that affect them at local, national, international and global levels.

Economic Empowerment

The empowerment of women and girls is recognized as a fundamental to our mission. Adequate resources are allocated to gender work. We ensure that programme staff carry out gender analysis and through accountability, learning and planning systems, monitor and evaluate programmes for gender goals and develop, employ good practice guidelines and indicators. We ensure that […]

Objectives

To train women and girls in saving culture development and to enable them plan for the future and sustainable development Women and girl children receive numerous training packages under the above-mentioned program to help them boost their capacities to support their engagement in a number of potential developments. This is to implement strategies that increase […]

Background

Women and Girl Child Development Association (WEGCDA) is a Civil Society Organization operating in Uganda and working in the field of empowering women and girl children. The organization was started in 2007, and fully registered in 2009 as accompany limited by guarantee without share capital under the registrar of companies (registration No-13150) and with the […]