CARE International-Uganda – PADRI Partnership

CARE International in Uganda has appointed PADRI as a member of the WECs steering committee overseeing a study on Landscaping of Women’s Groups and Women Empowerment Collectives in Uganda funded by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. This study intends to help in having a national database that is comprehensive and forms a reference point for national policy and development partners on any gender equity related work. This appointment follows PADRI’s research experience and contribution to the area of Women Economic Empowerment, through Saving groups and Women Group Enterprises in Uganda.

Other Members on the Committee include the Ministry of Finance Planning and Economic Development and the Ministry of Gender, Labour and Social Development.