In Uganda millions of girls are denied basic human rights simply because they are a girl. Uganda For Her is working to end gender inequality and promote girls rights by providing accurate information on their reproductive rights, family planning, consent, and techniques to take charge of their sexual health.[mvc_button btn_style=”3D” align=”center” btn_text=”Get Involved” btn_size=”28″ btn_url=”https://uganda4her.org/take-action/” padding_top=”10px” padding_left=”15px” btn_bg=”#ec008c” btn_clr=”#ffffff”]
What’s Happening Now
Our Peer Educators train girls to understand menstruation and how to care for their reusable sanitary pads. They also educate both boys and girls on puberty, consent, and their reproductive rights in hopes of keeping the girl child in school.
We have recently started performing educational workshops on sexual health, family planning methods, STD and HIV/AIDS prevention with local groups of women and high school students. We believe this training will empower the girl child to stay in school and ensure a bright and healthy future.
What You Can Do
Stories From Our Work
At Uganda for Her and many other like-minded organizations, our focus is primarily on gender equity issues for the girl child. While Uganda for Her and other organizations continue to work...Learn more