Who We Are

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.

Organisational Objectives

  • To support and empower women economically and promote community development by creating self-sustaining projects in production, trade and commerce through training programs, publications & governance.
  • To address issues of Gender Based Violence and violence against women
  • To network with other faith based organizations to promote interfaith dialogue & peaceful co-existence
  • To empower women in fundraising for developmental projects .i.e. poultry, vocational skills, Agribusiness etc
  • To create a social environment that empowers young girls & women
  • To promote reproductive health & fitness among the women

Our Vision

An empowered woman, promoting sisterhood, improving the lives of women and the community.

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Our Mission

To empower women spiritually and economically by providing them with skills and resources for self-sustenance in order to achieve community development & peaceful co-existence

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Our Values

  • Faith: Believing and working righteously while seeking Allah’s pleasure.
  • Team work: Achieving success through collective efforts. Utilizing each person’s competences to achieve our overall organizational goals and objectives
  • Open mindedness and Transparency: Willing to listen & share new ideas and respecting other people’s opinions.
  • Exemplary: Being inspirational to society
  • Excellence: Striving for the best in everything

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