Empowering Women Through Financial Independence: The Journey of Urban Savings and Loan Association Training In a world marked by uncertainty and challenges, the Kandaakiat Organization for Women Empowerment and Development, in partnership with the International Rescue Committee (IRC), is leading the charge to rebuild lives and livelihoods. Under the ambitious project REBUILD (Boosting Livelihoods), a beacon of hope shines brightly […]

Celebrating Women’s Day: Empowering Through Diversity and Unity

THEME: “INVEST IN WOMEN TO ACCELERATE PROGRESS “ In a vibrant celebration of International Women’s Day on March 8th, 2024, the Kandaakiat Organization for Women Empowerment and Development orchestrated a symphony of empowerment, unity, and cultural richness under the theme, “Invest in Women, Accelerate Progress.” Against the backdrop of the world’s pressing need for gender equality and women’s empowerment, the […]


🌟 Happy International Women’s Day! 🌟 Today, we celebrate the incredible contributions of women worldwide and reaffirm our commitment to investing in their empowerment. At Kandaakiat Organisation for Women Empowerment and Development, we believe that when we invest in women, we accelerate progress for all. This year’s theme, “Invest in Women: Accelerate Progress,” underscores the importance of supporting women’s education, […]

Skilling Refugees into Mushroom Growth and Production plus its Value Addition

Yesterday marked the commencement of a groundbreaking initiative at the Kandaakiat Organization for Women Empowerment and Development. The air was filled with excitement and anticipation as refugees and members of the host community gathered for the start of a unique mushroom training program. As the participants eagerly delved into the world of mycology, they were not just learning about the […]

Educational Donation in Partnership with GLOS

Heartfelt Thanks to Cohere and GLOS for Empowering Dreams We extend our sincere gratitude to Cohere and GLOS for their generous contribution to our recent educational grant initiative. Your support has equipped 50 children with scholastic materials, paving the way for a brighter future. Thank you for being champions of education and partners in empowerment. Together, we are making dreams […]


“Leather Artistry Unleashed: Kandaakait’s Women’s Empowerment Workshop” “Embark on a transformative journey with Kandaakait’s Leather Training Production, where skill meets empowerment. Our comprehensive program is designed to equip women with the artistry of leather craftsmanship, offering hands-on training in design, cutting, stitching, and finishing. Guided by experienced mentors, participants will not only master the technical aspects of leatherwork but also […]

Vocational Skills Training Opportunity for out of school youth 15-35 years

Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) with funding from the Conrad. N. Hilton Foundation is implementing “Inclusive Youth Livelihoods program and Early Childhood Development Opportunities project” across the five divisions of Kampala namely, Makindye, Rubaga, Nakawa, Central and Kawempe. NRC therefore calls upon youths between the ages of 15 to 35 years to apply for existing short term non-residential vocational skills training […]