EPHWOR, strategic partners Mbarara Skilling Youth Initiative hold third graduation ceremony

Our Strategic partner, Mbarara Skilling Youth Initiative, today held their third graduation ceremony. The third set of marginalized young women and girls who took up skilling after failing to proceed with formal high school were awarded their certificates in various skills including tailoring, shoe making, hair dressing, catering and baking. EPHWOR was represented by its Networking officer Magezi Doreen at …

EPHWOR supports two victims of Life Guard condoms in Suit against Marie Stopes Uganda

Sometime back in September 2019, two batches of Life Guard condoms (batch 1904205 and 1905005) were made available to the public by Marie Stopes Uganda. These batches of life Guard condoms had not been tested by NDA clearance and were hence recalled in November 2019 through adverts. Marie Stopes Uganda is a non-governmental organisation that offers reproductive health services, post …

WHAT IS EMPOWERMENT?

Empowerment is the process of becoming stronger and more confident especially in controlling one’s life and claiming one’s rights. This can only and only be attained through providing enablers and mentor support to targeted individuals. EPHWOR sought skilling to be a major enabler in ensuring that the local women, young women and girls and marginalized groups can be empowered through …

Life changing experience

With EPHWOR’s intervention Annabel’s life, has completely changed. Annabel was taken to Mbarara Skilling Youth Initiative and is mid way a tailoring course. EPHWOR team followed up on her progress and discovered that she has completely changed her mind set and is ready to move on and start a new life for herself and her daughter. She is full of …

EPHWOR skilling in Mbarara

EPHWOR in partnership with Mbarara skilling Youth initiative has been at the forefront of skilling marginalized young women and girls in western Uganda by providing training in all kinds of skills including Tailoring, Catering and hair dressing in bid to uphold their social economic status.#GenrationEquality #EconomicEmpowerment

Girls not Brides membership

EPHWOR takes pride in building her network with different local, national and international organizations. Building a strong forefront is the key to success in ending child marriage, forced marriages and teenage pregnancy at all levels and creating awareness in regards to Sexual Reproductive Health and Rights, Patients rights and health workers rights. We appreciate Girls not Brides international for accepting …

Exercises as a way to release stress with EPHWOR

Releasing negative energies that accumulate in the body and cause stress during rehabilitation and therapy, is a good way to ensure that the people we serve are in good mental health and possess positive energy. Exercises are one of the best ways to release this energy, EPHWOR team in Bisya sub county, Buhwenju district was able to engage teenage mothers, …

Commemoration of World AIDS Day 2019

As we commemorate World AIDS Day 2019, theme observance “Ending the HIV/AIDS Epidemic: Communities Make a Difference.” EPHWOR is live and mindful of empowering communities and young people to empower others in attaining a community based approach to prevent new HIV/AIDS infections. Observance of the National theme “Empowering Young People to Champion the End of New Infections”, young people contribute …

Kabiito V Attoney General and 2 others (civil suit)

Some time in march 2011 Katushabe Elizabeth a nursing assistant went into labor at Fort Portal Regional Referral hospital, due to negligence of health workers, she did not make it. Mr kabiito the husband to the deceased with his legal team of Kahwa, Kafuzi and Bwiruka company Advocates teamed with the medical legal team of EPHWOR for final submissions of …