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Posted On: Tuesday, July 30, 2019 - 16:54
Peace T.Kyamureku, Acting Executive Director Rural Women and Youth Fund Uganda(Ruth Fund) attends the planning meetings for the HelpAge international side event in New York at the Commission on the Status of Women (CSW). Peace and Bilquis Tahira were representing Older Women challenges.
Posted On: Tuesday, July 30, 2019 - 16:42
15 /6 and 16/6 are World Elderly Abuse Awareness Day and Day of the African Child which were celebrated with women groups and Mother Care Nursery and Primary School. Ruth Fund raised awareness on the link between young and aged and need to have laws to protect all .
Posted On: Monday, March 25, 2019 - 22:43
From 11th - 16th March, 2019, governments, multilateral agencies and civil society organisations met at the 63rd Commission on the Status of Women (CSW) in New York to discuss women's economic empowerment and the role of social protection systems for gender equality. Thanks to TPP Grant that made work with Older Women possible, Two older... Read More...

PHOTO CREDITS: Watchdog Uganda.

Posted On: Friday, November 17, 2017 - 16:19
16 Days of Activism Against Gender based Violence -25th November -10th December , Ruth Fund supported efforts to raise awareness on how to identify survivors of GBV and get them to talk about the vice to heal and get assistance. Also participated in a Dialogue in which police and men were challenged to engage in stopping killing of women... Read More...
Posted On: Tuesday, October 17, 2017 - 19:19
Rural Women's Day-15th October, Was for reflecting on continued challenges of heavy workload, poverty and poor access to social services. The status of girls education determine future of older persons. How do we cause change to the situation?