Who We Are

Advocating for the rights of Marginalized Persons!

Background

Women With A Mission (WWM) is an indegineous human rights non-profitable organisation with its secretariat in Mbale, Eastern Uganda which was established as an NGO to respond to the Gender inequality, Sexual Gender Based Violence, Human Rights Violations and Health related problems against Women, Minorities and other Vulnerable Groups. WWM works to advocate for enforcement of human rights, gender equality and justciability of the rights to health in Uganda and for a supportive legal environment for adoption, implementation and expansion of harm reduction programs. WWM has 5 programmatic areas namely; Enhanced access to justice, Advocacy, Research and Documentation, Community Capacity Enhancement and Strategic Partnerships & Collaboration.

Mission

To foster an equity, equality, human rights respecting society for women, minorities and other vulnerable groups through legal aid service provision, community capacity enhancement, advocacy, research, and documentation.

Vision

A Key player in gender equality and human rights especially in ensuring health systems prevail for women, minorities, and other vulnerable groups.

Objectives

  • To enhance access to justice through legal aid service provision.
  • To strengthen institutional capacity of WWM through policy development and capacity enhancement of staff and the board.
  • To undertake advocacy, research and documentation on promotion, respect and protection of human rights, legal and policy reforms.
  • To enhance the Capacity of its Community and Key Stakeholders.

Core Values

  • WWM exercises gender equality and equity in all its undertakings.
  • WWM is nondiscriminatory in its practice.
  • WWM fights for justice for the key populations.
  • WWM is efficiency and effectiveness in programming.
  • WWM is accountable to both its donors and beneficiaries.
  • WWM is an equal opportunity employer.
  • WWM values integrity in all its programming.

Our Team

Betty Balisalamu

Executive Director

Robin Mazelele

Finance and Administrative Officer

Dorothy Amongin

Project Officer

Enoch Kimaswa

Monitoring and Evaluation Officer

Farida Isiko

Finance Assistant

Monicah Kurwenza

Legal Officer

Sandra Museerwa

Advocacy Officer

Annet Ayinebyona

Advocacy Assistant

Florence Biyinzika

Office Attendant

Board of Directors

  • Chairperson: Annet Tumusiime Museerwa
  • Vice Chairperson: Caroline Mutonyi
  • Treasurer: Peter Werikhe
  • General Secretary: Eddy Nangulu
  • Member: Hope Harriet Waseni
  • Member: Jane Kizito
  • Member: Annet Namugangu
  • Member: Elly Taabu
  • Ex Officio: Betty Balisalamu