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*Ntombi

*Ntombi

In 2009 I started a relationship and was very happy. In 2010 I lost a lot of weight. I went to the clinic and they drew blood. After a month they told me I have HIV/AIDS. Just like that. I couldn’t handle it. I drank tablets. But then I discovered alcohol takes away the hurt. […]

April 6, 2016 Themes: Gender equality Programs: Gender Justice

Gontle Motang

Gontle Motang

I heard about the workshop from a friend and because I was not doing anything I thought to pass time. But when I arrived at the Gender Links workshop there I noticed that they were talking about things that were affecting me personally, the issues of abuse toward women and children.in the first workshop I […]

April 6, 2016 Themes: Gender equality Programs: Gender Justice

Gladys Morwe

Gladys Morwe

I am a lady of 32 years of age from Goodhope at Borolong south of Botswana. I used to be in a relationship, which I did not realize was abusive. I had an opportunity to attend the Gender Links training at Gaborone in 2014. On this training, first it was about the types of abuse […]

April 6, 2016 Themes: Gender equality Programs: Gender Justice

Amogelang Sekgere

Amogelang Sekgere

I am a lady of 23 years; I started the training course with gender links on the year 2014 at Goodhope. As a woman who had experienced abuse in her life this was a welcome change in my life. I got to be around women of all ages who had experienced abuse. The first thing […]

April 5, 2016 Themes: Gender equality Programs: Gender Justice

Tshidi Moalafe

Tshidi Moalafe

I started attending workshops hosted by Gender Links in September, 2013. In the beginning I was unable to write as it difficult for me to grasp what I was taught. At later stage I started to understand what was being taught, now I can write without being helped by the facilitator or other women. Other […]

April 5, 2016 Themes: Gender equality Programs: Gender Justice

Susan Moduku

Susan Moduku

I had no hope whatsoever that I will one day get over the problems I had in my life, the first day I attended the seminar I was heartbroken and miserable as I was in the midst of abuse, however after the very first seminar by Gender Links I felt a weight lifted off my […]

April 5, 2016 Themes: Gender equality Programs: Gender Justice

Segametsi Molatole

Segametsi Molatole

Then biggest lesson I got from this experience is that life can change for the better no matter how it was at any point. I learned that even if you live in violence you can always do business and it is up to one to choose if they are willing to put themselves through abuse. […]

April 5, 2016 Themes: Gender equality Programs: Gender Justice

Matshediso Dithotse

Matshediso Dithotse

Then biggest lesson I got from this experience is that life can change for the better no matter how it was at any point. I learned that even if you live in violence you can always do business and it is up to one to choose if they are willing to put themselves through abuse. […]

April 5, 2016 Themes: Gender equality Programs: Gender Justice

Kereeditse Bitsang

Kereeditse Bitsang

I started attending Gender Links workshops in 2013. I learned a lot about abuse that mostly happens to women and children in the families. In this these workshops I met with some women who were teaching us about abuse, at first I thought they wanted to know about my family secrets only to realize later […]

April 5, 2016 Themes: Gender equality Programs: Gender Justice

Anne Iyambo

Anne Iyambo

We understand each other better now…my husband and I Namibia; Ongwediva Council, 10 April 2016: My name is Rinea 46 years old I was baptized in Onangalo village, Onkwaludhi and have three kids. I grew up with my grand mother, now I am staying in Ongwediva. On 10 July 2014 I took part in the […]

April 5, 2016 Themes: Economics | Gender equality Programs: GL Commentary Service