Uganda

About

The Uganda Alliance to End Child Marriage started in January 2013 and became an official Girls Not Brides National Partnership in July 2016. Girls Not Brides Uganda has over 50 members across Uganda working at community, district, regional and national level.

Successes

Girls Not Brides Uganda participated in and provided inputs to the national strategy to end child marriage and teenage pregnancies, led by the Ministry of Gender, Labour and Social Development (MoGLSD).

Girls Not Brides Uganda has also been conducting a national campaign on implementing SDG Target 5.3 on ending child marriage, and has held a number of national dialogues to track government commitments towards ending child marriage and teenage pregnancies.

Structure

Girls Not Brides Uganda is co-coordinated by Joy for Children – Uganda (JFCU) and World Vision.

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