How to become a member? and benefits of being a member.

AUPWAE started with 10 founder members and now has over 250 registered members.

1.ordinary membership; open to all women with degree, diploma or certificate in the fields of Agriculture, forestry fisheries, foodscience and technology, environmental science and veterinary medicine.Associate membership; open to anyone who subscribes to the objectives
of the Association
2. hononary membership; open to any person who has contributedexemplary to agriculture and environment protectionInstitutional membership; institutions that contribute directly orindirectly to agriculture and environment protection.

3. student membership; open to any woman/girl who is undertakingstudies in the disciplines listed above for ordinary membership.


  Name Location (District) Current Employment Academic & Professional Qualifications Areas of Expertise
1 ANDROA R GLORIA AYIKU Arua Event Coordinator   Agri Profocus -In charge West Nile Region (SNV, AFARD, CEGED) MSc. International. Agric. Devt.    PGD. Food and Nutrition, BSc. Agriculture (Animal Science), Certificate in Farmer Managed Advisory Serviices _Community Moblisation;                             _ Agri-business  Research                                   _ Impact Evaluation           _ Bee Natural products
2 BAHIZI PENINAH JOY Fort-Portal Senior Agricultural Officer  Kabarole, Uganda                       Major duties:    Supervision of field Agricultural staff ;
Provision of advisory services;   Govt project monitoring and technical support e.g. Rice project , Wealth creation  programme
BSc. Agricultural Extension Education, Diploma in Agriculture Community Management and Agriculrtural support
3 GAKWAYA N. HELLEN Kampala Director: Renewable Innovative Technologies for Environment, Uganda                        Major Duties:      Coordination, monitoring and funding mobilisation MA. Gender and women Studies, BSc. Arts with Education. Certificate in                                                                       Biomass Energy Technology Development                                     Certificate in  Business Management _Qualitative Research             _Gender Advocacy                 _Oganisational Management
4 GOWA KIGUNDU ALICE Kampala Consultant Institutional Expert: FAO Uganda            Major Duties:  Strengthening Institutional Capacities for Farmer Organizations in the Eastern African Region MSc. Agric Economics, BSc. Agriculture _Policy analysis                        _Advocacy                                  _ Negotiation              _Gender mainstreaming   _Research for Development
5 KAMULEGEYA EDIDAH AKAHIRWA Agric Extension Officer:                              Masindi District Local Government                    Major Duties:           Farmer training and monitoring visits; Crop disease control; Preparing budgets, work plans and reports Masters:                         Community Participation and Strategic Management (Ndejje)                                                                    Bachelors:                       Agriculture (Nkozi)                     Diploma:                              _ Tropical Animal Production  (Netherlands)                       _ Veterinary Science (Russia) _ Russian Language _Artificial Insemination             _Farm mangement
6 KAMUSIIME EMILLY Mukono Horticulture Technician:                National Forestry Resources Research Institute, Uganda                       Major Duties:                  Tree germplasm technology development, acquisition, testing  and multiplication MSc. Agroforestry, BSc Forestry, Diploma in Forestry, Post-bachelor’s Professional Development _ By African Women in Agricultural Research and Development (AWARD) _Geographic Information & Global Position Systems (GIS & GPS)  use                                                   _Forest plantation management                                    _Basic carpentry and joinery skills
7 KASEDDE  A. CHRISTINE Kampala Environment Impact Assessment Officer  National Environment Management Authority (NEMA)                   Major Duties:       Report review; Project Approval; Project monitoring & evaluation MSc. Environment and Natural Resources, PGD. Environment impact Assessment, BSc. Forestry, Diploma in Strategic management and Leadership _Environment  Impact Assessment studies;         _ GIS/GPS use training;                      _Proposal writing       _Research,                    _Project management
8 MAYANJA NANZIRI MAUREEN (Dr) Kampala Researcher and Lecturer          Veterinary College, Makerere University Major Duties: Teaching Bachelors students; Supervising research work of graduate students; Community outreach / extension work; Developmental research PhD. Food Security, MSc. Agricultural Development, BSc. Veterinary Medicine, Certificates:-                            Graduate Teaching and Assessment;                                    Livestock Economics (Disease Control);  Economics for Land Managers;  Applied Pig Management _University Teaching         _Qualitative Research and analysis   _Application of Economic concepts in Livestock Health & Production   _Organisational Change Agent         _Strategic planning        _Development of training materials           _Veterinary Medical Practice
9 MUHEEBWA R. ADELINE Kampala Programme Assistant ASARECA                     Major Duties:      Gender mainstreaming; Training, Networking, Resource moblisation, Monitoring and evaluation MSc. Development Management, PGD. Develeopment Management, BSc. Agriculture, Certificate in On farm productivity enhancement programme _Project Management;  _Gender training; _Enterprise development              _training speialist
10 NAMUSOKE BEATRICE Kampala Managing Director Learn Enterprise s LTD. MA. Management studies, PGD. Business management, BSc Agriculture (Animal science), Certificate in Project management- Participatory approaches _Rural Research;                          _Enterprise development;       _Documentation;              _Project management and mainstreaming crosscutting issues, strategic plan development
11 Anna Odur Kampala Research Associate MSc. Bussiness strategy, politics and the environment, BSc. Environmental management Reasearch,project management,M&E,Report writing,Environment water mgt,International Development,
12 Nancy Mugimba Walumbwa Kampala EAFF Uganda(Eastern and Southern Africa Small Scale Farmers Forum Uganda MA. Development Studies, BSc. Community Forestry, AWARD Fellow 2015-2017 Community Management
13 Pross Ruth Owino Kampala Diocese of Kampala coordinator planning and Social Transformation MSC. Agribusiness Management, PGD in Project Planning & management, BSC. Agriculture
14 Evelyn Najjemba Lutalo (Dr) Kampala National  Environment Management Authority MSc. Veterinary Medicine, Msc in Environmental Sanitation Mobilisation,Communicator, Team player