Uganda

Project: 

Beyond victimisation: Exploring avenues to overcome gender-based violence in Kampala markets

Implementing organisation:

Uganda Association of Women Lawyers (FIDA)

This project investigates the issue of gender-based violence in the informal sector in Kampala, Uganda, as a barrier to women’s effective participation in the economy and explores avenues which can be created and strengthened in order to end this violence. The project has three major components :

  • a study,

  • a documentary and

  • a paralegal training.