Gender based violence

Madagascar: BABELY Nadia Nantenaina;

“Zaitra mahomby“ Nadia dia monina ao amin’ny tanànan’I Morondava, faritra Menabe. Nihaona voalohany tamin’ny atrikasa momba ny miralenta izy tao amin’ny iray amin’ireo atrikasa nokarakarain’ny filankevitra ho an’ny ivon’ny tetik’asa ambony. Tamin’izany fotoana izany dia mpikambana ao amin’ny fikambanan’ny vehivavy eo an-toerana izy. Avy eo izy dia nanaraka ny fampiofanana momba ny fandraharahana. Tanatin’ny enim-bolana […]

Madagascar: LANTO Jola Gilbert

“Andao hifanome tanana amin’ny fampanjakana ny miralenta sy ny fampandrosoana ary famongorana ny herisetra mianjady amin’ny tokantrano”. Kaominina LAZARIVO-SOASERANA no fihaviko .Matihanina amin’ny Serasera sy fandresehan-dahatra ary manana fahaiza-mihaino sy fandravonana. Hatramin’ny faha 15 Taonako dia efa mpitarika ny tenako nanomboka teo amin’ny fokontany ka hatrany andakilasy.Rehefa nanomboka feno taona kosa anefa dia mbola nitihizako […]

Mauritius: The wind of Change in Savanne by a motivated Councillor

The project was initiated by Priscilla Bignoux after she delivered a course to people in the region of Souillac. The project seeks to tackle the problem of domestic violence affecting many families through training sessions. The aim of the project was to pass a message of non-violence. It aims to preach the idea that both […]

Mauritius: RAISE BRAVE GIRLS – For a free and a fair society for girls in Mauritius

RAISE BRAVE GIRLS (RBG) believe that as a society, we treat risk differently when it comes to boys and girls. We tend to caution our daughters more than our sons. That caution, that over-protection, is what signals girls early on to think that they’re not brave enough when indeed they are. So the organisation is […]

South Africa: Being a woman in 2018

South Africa: Being a woman in 2018

Dear Mambo, You are 1 now and growing very well. We currently live in South Africa, a beautiful country when you look at the landscape, but for me a very dangerous place, more so now that I have a daughter, when I look at it’s people. A beautiful little girl, growing ever so well! The […]

August 2, 2018 Themes: Gender based violence Programs: Gender based violence

Inheritance: A driver of Domestic violence in Lesotho

Inheritance: A driver of Domestic violence in Lesotho

By Manteboheleng Mabetha Maseru, 22 June: In Lesotho women are subjected to plenty of injustices with regard to inheritance as shown by the stories below: Two elderly twins who were in a polygamous marriage have been disposed of their late husband’s property by their step-son who was born of a younger sister wife. The elderly […]

June 26, 2018 Themes: GBV Programs: Gender based violence

Lesotho: Quthing Urban Council

Quthing Urban council   is located in the town of Quthing which is well known as Moyeni and also as the camp town or capital of the district. There are two of the most important sets of dinosaur footprints in the region. Domestically, it borders Mohale’s Hoek district in the north and Qacha’s Nek district in the northeast. The council has […]

GL Thanksgiving Dinner

August 4, 2017 Themes: Gender equality Programs: Gender based violence

Man arrested for murder of his granny _ Botswana guardian

Man arrested for murder of his granny _ Botswana guardian

Teen applies for bail in Joza girl’s murder_The New Age_20 February 2017