This year, we joined Kabale, Rakai and Busia District International Women’s Day Celebrations. The national theme was “Men and boys united to end violence against women and girls”
As we marked the 16 Days of Activism Against Gender Violence, we joined thousands of organizations around the world in calling for an end to gender-based violence (GBV). As the campaign against GBV gained momentum, EASSI was hosted by NTV Uganda during the news to talk about the vice.
EASSI took her advocacy efforts a notch higher to directly target men through a new Project code named the Men Engage Project. This was implemented in Kabale, Rakai and Busia Districts in Uganda. The Men Engage Project is a complimentary intervention of the Women and Girls Empowerment (WOGE) Project. The latter observes social and community dynamics as key factors that