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WOUGNET’s 2016 in Summary

After a long year 2016, we captured some of the moments and here they are as we have decided to share with you these moments. Hope you enjoy the show! We wish you a happy holiday season, a Merry Christmas ...

New Forums to Use ICT for Social Accountability in Eastern Uganda

Under the ICT4Democracy in East Africa initiative, the Women of Uganda Network (WOUGNET) has initiated 12 forums in eastern Uganda, which will use various Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) tools, as well as offline methods, for social accountability. The forums, each ...

Season’s Greetings

The year has been a tough one but since its coming to an end we ask ourselves what have we achieved? For all the achievement from WOUGNET congratulations and for all the failures let's learn from them and do better ...

A Painting of an African Feminist Internet

The Internet remains one of the historical developments that is transforming human behavior; greatly impacting on the social, economic, cultural and political spheres of life at an incredible speed. The recently concluded African Internet Governance Forum held from 16th ...

WOUGNET Member Map

Welcome please feel free to browse through our WOUGNET Member Map to get more information about our members' location together with their contacts. Check out the full WOUGNET Map hosted at CARTO.

WOUGNET Change of Address and Location

WOUGNET has relocated from plot 55, Keneth Dale Road, Kamwokya, Kampala to a new Place. The current location is now on Plot 360,Kiuliriza, Gaba Road, Kampala, Uganda. For urgent issues, our emails: info@wougnet.org, techsupport@wougnet.org, mgt@wougnet.org, kicinfo@wougnet.org remains functional. Our normal operations ...

The potential benefits of sports for women and girls development

Sports as a means for development is not a novelty. It has been used by international agencies to counter the traumatic effects of war and internal conflict as well as gender-based violence . Similarly, sport in itself is not an ...

WOUGNET Press Release: New SMS Platform m-Omulimisa

PRESS RELEASE Initiative from the Women of Uganda Network (WOUGNET) to foster citizen engagement and good governance 26th July, Kampala. Despite tremendous growth in Uganda’s ICT sector, the uptake of new technologieNew SMS Platform m-Omulimisa helps Rural Ugandans address Poor Service Deliverys ...

The effects of climate change on Ugandan women

Since the adoption of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), many conversations on the intersections between gender and global warming have been undertaken. International organizations and scientific bodies now consider global warming as one of the most serious threats to the ...

Mainstreaming GBV among women and girls with disability

WOUGNET’s advocacy activities under its Gender and ICT advocacy program include;-research, studies, analysis, advocacy for e-governance, e-access and policy reviews. Also as part of the activities under this program WOUGNET implements projects and sub-programs that promote gender equality among communities. ...