Empowering grassroot Rural and Peri urban FSWs as Champions of Human Rights
"A supportive policy and social environment that enables peri-urban & rural FSWs & Marginalized communities to live free from human rights abuse in order to live healthy and productive lives in Uganda."
Who we are
The Alliance of Women Advocating for Change (AWAC) is an umbrella network for grassroot female sex worker led-organizations in Uganda. Established in 2015 by the champions of the female sex worker movement to give visibility; promote meaningful involvement and collective organizing of rural & peri-urban Female Sex Workers (FSWs), especially those operating in hard to reach areas such as slum areas, landing sites, transit routes and boarder areas to strengthen a unified, vibrant, national, and sustainable FSW led movement Uganda.