ENGLISH

Girls in Tanzania are rapped and fail to get assistance_ Jembe Media Group_ August 2016

Name of the story: Girls in Tanzania are rapped and fail to get assistance Name of the media house: Jembe Media Group Country: Tanzania Synopsis Brief description of the item of work you submitted and motivation of why it is a good example of gender awareness and sensitivity in advancing gender equality Post-2015. This work […]

Hot off the press: 2017 SADC Gender Protocol Barometer

Hot off the press: 2017 SADC Gender Protocol Barometer

        Southern Africa: SADC Gender Protocol Alliance launches the 2017 SADC Gender Protocol Barometer. Johannesburg, 16 August: The Southern Africa Development Community (SADC) Gender Protocol Alliance (Alliance) will this Thursday August 17 launch the 2017 edition of the annual SADC Gender Protocol Barometer (Barometer). The launch is set to coincide with SADC […]

Vacoas Phoenix COE Report Card

COE Report card Stage Description Date Outputs I Meetings and adoption of COE concept 25 June 2010 Feb 2013 Vacoas Score Card Progress Score Card II Situation analysis June 2010 Institutional Case Study III SADC Protocol on gender and development 23 June 2011 IV Inception workshop October 2012 V Action planning workshop 19  September 2012 […]

August 14, 2017 Themes: Local Government Programs: Gender & Governance

Riviere du Rempart COE Report Card

COE Report card Stage Description Date Outputs I Meetings and adoption of COE concept February 2013 Riviere du Rempart Case Study II Situation analysis Institutional Profile III SADC Protocol on gender and development IV Inception workshop 17-19 September 2014 Inception and Planning V Action planning workshop  Village workshop_Amaury Village workshop_Cottage Village workshop_Goodlands Village workshop_Mapou Village […]

August 14, 2017 Themes: Local Government Programs: Gender & Governance

Feminism- the time is now!

Feminism- the time is now!

By Colleen Lowe Morna Mbabane, 19 July: It is wonderful to be back at Waterford/ Kamhlaba, my alma mater, forty years later. The fact that we are having a debate here today on African feminism, during Waterford’s third Africa Week, held under the banner “Unscrambling Africa” speaks volumes on how far we have come on […]

August 10, 2017 Themes: Feminism Programs: Gender and Media Diversity Centre (GMDC)

Tough times for SA women in politics

Tough times for SA women in politics

By Tshwaresa Malatji Johannesburg, 24 July 2017: Politics continues to be male dominated territory with many women facing backlash, harassment and lack of support in the sector. Women face several obstacles to participate in political life including sexism, misogyny, harassment violence and many others. Structural barriers through discriminatory laws and institutions still limit women’s options […]

August 8, 2017 Themes: Politics Programs: Gender & Governance

#Women’sDay: Moment of truth for South Africa

#Women’sDay: Moment of truth for South Africa

Johannesburg, 8 August: Women’s day in South Africa is celebrated amid a victory for democracy, with the decision to undertake a secret vote of no confidence in President Jacob Zuma, but a disappointing outcome as Zuma survived an eighth such vote in as many years. Women’s Day is also being celebrated under the dark shadow […]

August 8, 2017 Themes: Constitutional and legal rights Programs: Gender & Governance

Protected: Board Documents 2017

There is no excerpt because this is a protected post.

August 8, 2017 Themes: Gender equality Programs: GL Services

Selibe Phikwe Report Card

COE Report card Stage Description Date Outputs I Meetings and adoption of COE concept 08 Nov 2010 Buy-In Report Scorecard II Situation analysis 08 Nov 2010 Situational Analysis III SADC Protocol on gender and development Village Workshop IV Inception workshop 09 Nov 2010 January 2017 Inception Workshop V Action planning workshop Action Plan VI Adoption […]

August 8, 2017 Themes: Governance Programs: Gender & Governance

A Twist in SA’s presidential elections

A Twist in SA’s presidential elections

Petronell Ngonyama Johannesburg, 21 July 2017: The African National Congress presidential elections has gained momentum on finding a suitable successor for the ruling party. Three women are officially contesting for presidency of the party. The gradual increase of female representation to run office particularly the national presidency seat shows that the events are taking a […]

August 8, 2017 Themes: Elections | Politics | Young Women Programs: News