Male engagement, Gender-based violence prevention, Media & campaigns, Gender sports matches

Globally, one in three women experience violence in their lifetime.

Women and girls experience widespread discrimination in every aspect of their lives. At school. In society. In politics. At work. Sexual harassment and the threat of violence is a daily reality. This discrimination is wrong. It traps women and girls in poverty.

78% Uganda’s population is below the age of 30

60% of the population in urban areas live in informal slum settlements

64% of women and girls report having experienced gender-based and/or domestic violence

40% Subheading of young women and girls in Uganda are married before the age of 18

35% of girls and young women drop out of school due to early pregnancy

2X Girls and women in Uganda are more likely to contract HIV/AIDS than men

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