Funders have included the following:
Conducted Food security, Through ox-ploughing, food storage, Grain security among women groups in Kaabong urban and Kalapata subcounty
Carried out Promotion of Human Rights, prevention of Domestic violence through culture, Folk songs, peace dialogue
Donation of a pickup truck
Conducted Promotion and protection of Women’s Right
Provision of Health Starter Kits and HIV/AIDs program
Establishment of a Maternity Waiting House.
Sensitization on Sanitation
Promotion of Women Rights on Land and Exchange Visits
Establishment of a mother Fruit Garden
Construction of women's centre
Disseminated the 1988 Land Act to the communities
Promotion and protection of Human/women rights awareness
Exchange learning visits to Kenya
Introduction of improved stoves to the community
Trained parents and guardians on nutrition and parenting skills
Establishment and fencing of the orchard garden
HIV/AIDS awareness campaign
Conducted HIV/AIDS program, livelihood for affected and infected, food security through ox ploughing, Human Rights Awareness, GBV Prevention& domestic violence
On 31st May, 2010, Grace Loumo, the founder of AWARE Uganda, received a Certificate of Recongition for her leadership skills in campaigning against HIV/AIDS.
The award was presented by President Museveni of Uganda, on behalf of the parliament and the people of Uganda.
Participated in civic education for the last concluded elections in Uganda.
Trained 200 Para Legal Aid Volunteers in 3 districts of Kotido, Abim and Kaabong.
Assisting the community with violence prevention and providing access to legal justice within the government system.
Aware has trained volunteers to act as paralegals.
The volunteers visit the community and support them with food, medicines and care and love.
Loans are given to women to start up income generating activities in pottery, piggery, art and crafts, grocery shop.
Training and awareness on women and land and property rights and how women can aquire land and own property
Counseling and spreading the words through Drama shows targeting the youth solders and the business community who are on the move from one place to another.
Training oxen and women on animal traction for faster food production
Grinding mill and food storage facility to save food for the long drought.
AWARE community nursery for feeding and preparation of children for primary school.
Teaching basic literacy and numeracy skills
Growing and cultivating of orchard and trees in homestead to improve the health and environment:
AWARE UGANDA (Action for women and Awakening in Rural Environment) was formed in 1989 by a group of local rural women of Kaabong District in Karamoja region, a semi-desert region in the North East of Uganda, bordering South Sudan and Kenya.
More than 27 million out of a population of 32 million people live in rural Uganda, the majority of whom have not been shielded from the harsh realities of poverty.
Lack of access to water and sanitation is already exposing rural women…