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Gender Equality in Member-based Organisations (GEPA)

Cooperative Development Organisation

Implementing Partners and Organisations

Action for Development

Period of Implementation

January 2018 - December 2022

Geographic scope

Africa: Uganda


$ 379,671
€ 361 592


Housing, Rural Development

Type of Activity

Institutional Building and Policy Dialogue, Networking, Research & Study


This project will ensure that there is increased participation of women and young people in the development projects being implemented in Uganda. It is expected that this project will support partners within rural development and adequate housing sectors to enhance their attention towards meaningful participation of women as well as participation in relevant gender equality forums.

Project Objectives

This project aims at enhancing the capacity of We Effect's partner organizations in Uganda to analyse and integrate gender equalty perspectives into their development work. Further, this partner will take the lead in advocating for necessary policy and legislative changes within the country to ensure that they are gender responsive.

Impact on SDGs

SDG5 - Gender Equality
SDG11 - Sustainable Cities and Communities

Key Tags

Gender, Inequalities, Youth