Cadre Jockus-Paralegal, Biira Sarah – Sensitizing women on their land rights in rural areas
The Foundation for Women in Development-Rwenzori (FOWID-R) was established to fight for the rights of rural woman in Kasese district, Western Uganda. The young rural women farmers realized that men were violating their rights whenever they harvested their produce. This launched the “Sensitizing women on their land rights in rural areas” to empower rural woman to produce harvest on their land. The project aims to support rural women in Kyarumba and Mahango sub-counties in Bukonzo county,Kasese district,Western Uganda to understand their land rights for economic empowerment.