SUPPORTING WOMEN TO CREATE THEIR OWN WEALTH
She has a great passion for entrepreneurship and seeks to encourage as many young women as possible to emulate her in wealth creation and leadership. Well aware of the reluctance of girls and young women to assume
BEING THE CHANGE SHE WANTS TO SEE IN UGANDA
She is currently the Secretary for Women Affairs at Uganda National Students Association under the Ministry of Education, Science, Technology and Sports. Irene was also re-elected as the Chairperson of the Uganda Young Women Leaders Network.
A RIVER THAT FLOWS WITH KNOWLEDGE AND EXPERIENCE
Like many young people, she had strong apathy about voting and politics generally. Today, she is aware about her civic rights, life of women politicians, and what it takes to participate in electoral and democratic processes.
STEPPING UP SO THAT OTHERS ARE NOT STEPPED ON
Passionate about serving/leading, lives an exemplary life through her speech, conduct & deeds. Hard work and service above self are her trademarks.
THE FOUNDER OF ‘EACH ONE TEACH ONE’ MENTORSHIP MODULE
She is the Mentor attached to the Islamic University in Uganda under the Strengthening Young Women’s Civic Participation and Leadership Project.
AMPLIFYING WOMEN VOICES AND INSPIRING GIRLS THROUGH POETRY
he has made a mark in her area of interest and passion - that is Poetry. When she gets on the stage, audiences see Hawa the Poet not the nutritionist.
WITH CONFIDENCE AND GOOD COMMUNICATION SKILLS, I WON AN ELECTION
Contesting for in an election is a risky undertaking because in most cases, one never knows the outcome until after the votes have been counted.
AN INTROVERT BUT A GREAT PUBLIC SPEAKER
Being the first-born in her family, Blessing; a student of Mass Communication at Uganda Christian University (UCU) believes she was born a leader.
WORKING TOWARDS A COMMUNITY IN WHICH WOMEN ARE SOCIALLY RESPECTED AND ECONOMICALLY INDEPENDENT
Annette is a student leader at Mutesa I Royal University who believes in result-oriented leadership.
ADVOCATING FOR SMART POLITICS FREE OF VOTE BUYING
Lillian is a student of Development studies at Gulu University where she serves as a woman representative to the Guild Council 2015/2016.