Bugaari Rwanika Progressive Women Empowerment Centre is situated in southwestern Uganda, near the Bwindi Impenetrable Forest.

The members are:

  • Honesta Musimenta.  52 years old       Farmer
  • Gauda Ninsiima        45      Peasant
  • Shallon Kakuru        35     Farmer
  • Ruth Muyambi             35       Business
  •  Jane kyomuhendo       59       Peasant
  • Daisy Tumwesigye    36      Business
  • Jack line Orishaba    24      Peasant
  • Nonsiyata Mpirirwe40      Peasant
  • Justine Tibebirwe      54      Teacher
  • Goreth Kasiime         40       Peasant
  • Tumukunde Dinah    23     Peasant
  • Leoniya Rutahweire  56     Peasant
  • Fausta Rwendeire   54     Peasant
  • Costance Bakunda     53     Peasant
  • Roseti Twinomuhwezi24    Peasant
  • Hope Niwagaba         43    Peasant
  • Hannah Kyimpigyima 60  Peasant
  • Jeturida Turyatunga 54   Peasant
  • Ninsiima Joan          21   Student
  • Mary Bashash         46   Secretary

The group is interested in:

  • piggery farming
  • chicken farming
  • grinding machine purchase
  • computer training centre for their children 
  • tuition fees support for their children

Activities include:

  • Workshops training to improve the livelihoods of poor women
  • Meetings after every three weeks to discuss about their micro loan lending and the recovery
  • Visit homes of every member to check on hygiene and sanitation of every homestead.
  • At every meeting, they share and discuss about the good of humanity as well as the ten humanist principles.
  • They are grassroots human rights activists and humanists members.