Women at the frontline of Social Change:Peer Cross Cultural Exchange Visit of Acholi Women to Teso Sub-Region

No Comments »July 9th, 2014

Through the bad roads from Lira, Northern Uganda to Soroti Eastern Uganda , LIPAWA members sang in excitement of being away from their homes, from what they know and looked forward to learning something new during the exchange visit. On arrival in Soroti, the women danced with ululation and TEWPA and Isis-WICCE staff were there to receive them and it was an exciting moment for all. In her welcome remarks, ...->

Isis-WICCE organises a Cross Cultural and Peer Learning Visit

No Comments »July 7th, 2014

From Sunday 6th to Saturday 12th July 2014, Isis-WICCE has organized a peer exchange visit between Teso Women Peace Activists in Eastern Uganda and Lira Palwo Women Peace Association (LIPAWA) in Northern Uganda as way of peer learning and sharing of experiences, knowledge and strategies. The peer learning is organized under Isis-WICCE’s Exchange Programme; a unique cross-cultural skills and knowledge sharing ...->

Celebrating 40 years of Amplifying Women’s Voice and Power

No Comments »May 27th, 2014

Dr. Thelma Awori
Since its inception just before the Mexico Conference in 1974, Isis-WICCE has put value on women’s stories in ways that bring hope, healing, empowerment, and significant change for women at personal, community, national, regional and international levels. Over the years, Isis-WICCE has changed and transformed the lives of many women affected by conflict by healing the wounds of conflict and restoring hope.  ...->

Do Women Leaders Make a Difference?

1 Comment »April 29th, 2014

Pages from Making a Difference Report 2014 email
On April 25, Isis-WICCE launched a research report on 'Making a difference beyond numbers: Towards women’s substantive engagement in political leadership'. The study draws from the realization that world over, the campaign for women’s participation in public life has taken several years and efforts. Some of the gains are reflected in both international and regional human rights frameworks and national ...->

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