[ Uganda Muslim Women Civilization Initiative ]
Welcome
Uganda Muslim Women Civilization Initiative (UMWCI) is a nonprofit community organization which focuses on empowering women to become self-sustaining and improves communities through entrepreneurship training, capacity building, skills development and income generating activities, dialogue, menstrual Hygiene Management, Gender Based Violence, Agribusiness, counseling and guidance among others.
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Interseting Menstrual Hygiene Facts
Many Girl’s especially in rural areas use pieces of old cloth, pieces of mattresses, paper, banana fibers etc using their menstruation which exposes them to infections & ineffectiveness.
Sanitary towels Annual Cost
UGX: 72,000
Girl School Absentism
11%
  • Population of women21 600 000
  • With Menstrual Hygiene Problems5 620 000
[ Computer Studies ]
We have helped different women and girls study computer and learned how to use them. They attain certificates after the program which certificates and knowledge can make them have jobs
[ Monthly dialogues ]
We help the community through our monthly dialogues discussing different issues with in the community
[ Pro Bono Services ]
We do pro bono work for victims of Gender Based Violence with Baraka Legal Associated Advocates. In this, we try to help the community especially women since they are the most affected by GBV.
[ Tree Planting ]
We have helped women especially in Lwengo district through giving them vacant land to grow different crops for both domestic and economic use