Such capacity building sessions are carried out to provide a platform for shared learning and networking. Participants are enabled to understand their roles as people’s representatives, and engaged one another constructively through experience sharing, while simultaneously learning new information and strategies to address the challenges they are confronted with as female leaders.
Information and knowledge sharing are key areas of work for ACFODE. As a leading national women’s organisation in Uganda, ACFODE has accumulated a significant knowledge capital based on its interventions. This knowledge is considered a public good, which development practitioners from around the globe have access to, use and debate about.
ACFODE participates in events that bring together like-minded individuals, NGOs, and key line government ministries to create, discuss and network for the promotion of women’s issues. I n view of that, the organisation establishes new strategic relationships and partnerships which are used as invaluable sources of information and support in its interventions.
The majority of law enforcers who are supposed to promote justice in homes have challenges in interpreting and implementing respective legal frameworks. To address such gaps, ACFODE conducts a series of training for Local Council 1 (LC) chairpersons on relevant legal framework such as the Domestic Violence Act (DVA).
A participants demonstrating how the PME model works PME module is an innovative Participatory Monitoring and Evaluation (PME) Framework adopted from SEND West Africa (a reputable and credible national Non-Governmental Organization with specialty in Policy research and advocacy focusing on
A group photo of participants demonstrating team work building during the session Mentoring Session is a mentorship interactive talk organized by Action for Development (ACFODE). It’s a youth led peer group bringing together University students and young workers between the
Hon. Akullu Mary LCV Councilor sharing her experience during the leadership training in Apac District Hon. Akullu Mary is the newly elected LCV female councilor for Aduku Town Council. She shared her experience on how she was elected and later
Following the launch of a new project in Kisoro district “Promotion of positive Socio-cultural practices in the rural communities of Kisoro” and dialoguing with social actors in the four sub counties of Busanza, Kirundo, Nyakabande and Nyarusiza, ACFODE in partnership