Why Girls & Women
Girls are powerful. Girls have limitless potential. Girls can change the world. And yet in certain places around the world, girls continue to lack access to opportunities.
Uganda for Her Initiative makes it a priority for our audience, supporters, friends, donors, and stakeholders to get to know our beneficiaries -- where they come from, how we became acquainted, and what they have gained from being affiliated with U4Her.
When looking at how we could make the greatest impact for girls in Uganda, we identified the following five areas as critical areas for support.
Girls living in Uganda face a number of challenges that can impact their well-being, development and future. Those attending school often face gender bias especially with reproductive health issues, the curriculum, and teachers themselves do not favor it.