Empowered At Dusk Women’s Association

Facilitating coordinated interventions responsive to the needs of most at-risk populations and refugees is EADWA’s core.

About us

EADWA is a Ugandan MARPs founded and women led organization working with Most at risk Populations, refugees and other marginalized groups to promote health and well-being, social-economic empowerment, reduce gender-based violence, stigma and discrimination founded in 2008 and EADWA is currently a registered as company limited by guarantee with registration number 193240 with a secretariat located in Bwaise, Mukalazi road in Kampala district.
The organization plays an essential role in the areas of GBV prevention, advancing SRHR for all, friendly access of HIV prevention services, demand creation and transforming social norms for the integration of MARPs and refugees.


Issues we focus on

Advocacy, Health Services Delivery, Legal Services, Psychosocial Support

Services offered

Access to contraception, Counselling, Drop-in Centre, Harm Reduction, Health service delivery, HIV Testing & Treatment, legal services, Referrals for Counselling & Mental Health, Screening & Treatment of STIs

Key Figures

Resource Personnel

Personnel Number of people
Paralegals 4
Peer Educators 9
Village Health Teams

Recorded Human Rights Violations

Violation Number of occurences
Blackmail 3
Defamation 4
Denial of an investigation by the police 3
Discrimination because of HIV status 1
Extortion 2
Gender-based/intimate partner violence while staying with a partner 3
Harassment 6
Intimidation 1
Torture or cruel, inhumane, degrading treatment in a public health facility 4
Unable to access legal services 3
Unable to adhere to ART due to lack of nutritional support 45

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