Our Mandate

To strengthen coordination and networking of LASPs, harmonisation and standardisation of legal aid service provision by the different service providers, lobbying and advocacy to facilitate a favourable legal and policy environment.

Uganda Association of Women Lawyers- FIDA

FIDA envisions a peaceful society in which people respect each others' rights.

Its mission is To promote the human rights and the inherent dignity of women and children using law as a tool of social justice


» Values
•     Inclusiveness,
•     Equality, Women Empowerment,
•     Integrity,
•     Fairness

» Objectives
1.  Access to Justice: To consolidate gains in access to justice through legal aid, legal education, public interest
litigation and advocacy for law and practice reform
2.  Conflict Resolution, Peace Building and Transitional Justice:To contribute to conflict resolution, peace
building, transitional justice and the participation of women as decision makers
3.  Economic Justice: To promote economic justice and rights for women through monitoring and advocacy
within the framework of pro-poor development
4.  Sexual and Reproductive Health: To promote sexual and reproductive health rights of women, including
combating and redressing effects of HIV/AIDS
5.  Institutional Development: To reposition FIDA Uganda as a sustainable human rights and governance

» Target Beneficiaries
Women and Children

» Laspnet Membership Cluster
Gender Justice

» Area(s) of Work / Focus
•     Access to Justice,
•     Conflict Resolution, Peace Building
•     Transitional Justice, Gender and Family

» Summary of Activities
•     Providing legal aid services to indigent and vulnerable women and children
•     Community dialogues and advocacy to the community
•     Court litigation and legal representation of women and children in courts of uganda
•     Awareness, advocacy and sensitization of legal education.


Bukoto Plot 100, Lutaya Drive
(Off Old Kira Road), Nakawa Division 
P.O. Box 2157
Kampala, Uganda | Tel:+256)-414-530848
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  • Plot 10, Block 75 Balintuma Road, Mengo.
    P.O. Box 8488, Kampala-Uganda
  • Tel: +256(0)393513733 
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