FAWEU would like to congratulate six graduates from Makerere University class of 2013/2014. The graduates were beneficiaries of the FAWEU- Irish Aid Karamoja Bursary Programme.
On their part, the graduates are very grateful for the grant opportunity that was given to them through this bursary and promised to give back to FAWEU and the people of Karamoja.
The mentoring workshop targeted one hundred and three, year one to year three university students from; Makerere University, Gulu University, Mbarara University of Science and Technology, Busitema University, Kyambogo University, Makerere University Business School, Uganda Martys’ University Nkozi, Uganda Christian University and MUNI University.
The mentoring workshop aimed at equipping students with skills and enable them to learn and inspire one another. Read More
The project seeks to improve and increase participation and performance of girls in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) subjects at Secondary school level. It also seeks to strengthen the capacity of participating schools to promote STEM amongst girls, ultimately increasing their ability to transform their communities and regions at large.
The project objectives are:
- To improve participation and performance of girls in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) subjects at secondary school level; Read More
FAWE Uganda joined 134 other walks in 60 countries world-wide on Saturday, 11th March 2017 as we marked the International Women’s Day. Like other walks in different countries, the Mentoring Walk was flagged off at 8:00am by the Katikkiro of Buganda Kingdom, Owek. Charles Peter Mayiga. It brought together students from various girls’ schools, female managers from Corporate Companies, powerful Women from public and private institutions, Non-Government Organizations, Women Groups & organizations plus Women Entrepreneurs totaling to 3000 people. The walk begun from Centenary Park at 8:00am, went through Yusuf Lule Road to Kitante Primary School where other activities took place until 1pm.
“Enabling positive change for girls’ Education” is the noble duty of Forum For African Women Educationalists Uganda (FAWEU), as enshrined in our vision of a country in which all girls and women have access to equitable quality education, that enables them to effectively participate in development at all levels and our mission to promote gender equity and equality in education in Uganda, by influencing policies and nurturing positive practices and attitudes towards girls’ education.
The year 2017 brings FAWEU to twenty (20) years of stretching out hands of succor and guidance to the needy girl-child in Uganda. Over the years, since ...Read More
Access to education is one of the fundamental rights of every child which should be delivered in a conducive and safe learning environment. Children need to access quality education and complete the education cycle in an environment free from violence.
In view of this, FAWEU organized a four day workshop in Fort Portal on child protection for 60 teachers and 60 non-teaching staff from Kasese, Bundibugyo and Ntoroko districts....Read More