To any developing country, skills and knowledge are dividing force to economic growth and social
stability. In Uganda, in the slums where smile charity Uganda extends most of its activities, women are
in the lowest level of participation due to lack of education which causes a low impact in the society.
Reaching the gravity of issues, it was highlighted by Smile charity Uganda that efforts are needed to
ensure survival and empowerment of these women by life skills development program. The program
attempts to promote the women’s capacity to develop by their participation in skill training various life
skills training in tailoring, knitting, handcrafts and others
Skills training will be effective to women especially who can perform traditional crafts or manual labor
work and in the end will enhance and be able to fight the evil of poverty.