Uganda Women’s Network (UWONET)
  • Add: Plot 710, Block 216, Mirembe Close, Buuye Kigowa, Ntinda
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Uganda Women’s Network (UWONET)


Uganda Women’s Network (UWONET) is a women’s rights advocacy organization that exists to coordinate collective action among women’s rights and gender equality stakeholders for the attainment of gender equality and equity in Uganda.

UWONET was born out of the East African Women’s Conference held in Kampala in 1993 in preparation for the UN World Conference on Women in Beijing, China in 1995.

UWONET’s membership currently is comprised of 23 national women’s organizations and 9 individuals. UWONET is a registered non-governmental organization (NGO) with a secretariat in Kampala- Uganda. UWONET’ envisions a Ugandan society free from gender discrimination and her mission is to transform unequal gender relations through collective visioning and action.