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Sexual and gender based violence in Uganda

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Women’s bodies in advertising_Times of Zambia_April 2015

NAME OF THE ARTICLE: Women’s bodies in advertising Name of Publication: Times of Zambia Date: April 2015 Country:  Zambia The above picture is among many other pictures where women’s bodies are selling services and goods through advertising. In this picture, a young mother and her baby are selling the services a mobile company in Zambia […]

Decades in prison for girlfriend killer_The Namibian_17 April 2015

Decades in prison for girlfriend killer_The Namibian_17 April 2015

Name of article: Decades in prison for girlfriend killer” Name of Publication: The Namibian Date: 17 April 2015 Country: Namibia Theme: Gender Based Violence Skills: new reporting Genre: News GEM Classification: Gender Blind  Analysis Using single source story Focus is put on court proceeding and statements and no other information is used to add value […]

‘Retraite: Placer des indemnities en toute securite’_Le Defi Quotidien_14 April 2015

‘Retraite: Placer des indemnities en toute securite’_Le Defi Quotidien_14 April 2015

Name of article: ‘Retraite: Placer des indemnities en toute securite’ Name of publication: Le Defi Quotidien date: 14 April 2015 country: Mauritius Theme: Gender equality Genre: News GEM Classification: Gender Blind Skill: Language This article talks about retirement scheme following the alleged fraud case of BAI Insurance where many retired people invested their money. This […]

Disabled community calls for change_Lesotho Times Newspaper_9 April 2015

Disabled community calls for change_Lesotho Times Newspaper_9 April 2015

Name of article: Disabled community calls for change Name of Publication: Lesotho Times Newspaper Date: 9 April 2015 Country: Lesotho Theme: Disability Genre: News GEM classification: Gender-blind Skill: Language Description: This is an article that speaks about a plea made by the Executive Director of the Lesotho National Federation of Organizations for the Disabled (LNFOD) […]

“Law Reform Commission: Pour que la transmission volontaire du VIH Sida soit un delit”._Le Defi Quotidien_8 April 2015

“Law Reform Commission: Pour que la transmission volontaire du VIH Sida soit un delit”._Le Defi Quotidien_8 April 2015

Name of article: “Law Reform Commission: Pour que la transmission volontaire du VIH Sida soit un delit”. Name of publication:Le Defi Quotidien Date: 8 April 2015 Country: Mauritius Theme: HIV/AIDS GEM Classification: Gender Blind Genre: News Skill: Language The above titled article explains on proposition made to the Law Reform Commission to consider the transmission of […]

Woman hacked to death with panga_The Namibian_7 April 2015

Woman hacked to death with panga_The Namibian_7 April 2015

Name of article: Woman hacked to death with panga Name of Publication: The Namibian Date: 7 April 2015 Country: Namibia Theme: Gender Based Violence Skills: Ethics Genre: News GEM Classification: Gender Blind Analysis In the article, the accused claimed he was infected by the victim. It gives a mind-set that women are the carriers of […]

US Ambassador launches Ts’epo VMMC project at Scott hospital_Informative Newspaper7 April 2015_

Name of article: US Ambassador launches Ts’epo VMMC project at Scott hospital Name of Publication: Informative Newspaper Date: 7 April 2015 Country: Lesotho Theme: HIV and AIDS Genre: News GEM classification: Gender-blind Skill: Language Description: This is a story about the launch of a Voluntary Medical Male Circumcision (VMMC) project by the Lesotho United States […]

I am prepared to stay in this marriage at all costs_New Vision Newspaper_7 April 2015

I am prepared to stay in this marriage at all costs_New Vision Newspaper_7 April 2015

NAME OF THE ARTICLE:  I’m prepared to stay in this marriage at all costs NAME OF THE PUBLICATION: New Vision Newspaper DATE: 7 April 2015 COUNTRY:  Zambia This is a story of a woman who vows that she is not ready to stay on in the marriage despite being subjected to gender based violence (GBV). […]

Man found guilty of killing his wife_Seychelles Nation_03 April 2015

Man found guilty of killing his wife_Seychelles Nation_03 April 2015

NAME OF THE ARTICLE: Man found guilty of killing his wife NAME OF PRINT MEDIA: Seychelles Nation COUNTRY: Seychelles Date: 3 April 2015 THEME: GBV GENRE: News GEM Classification: Gender blind Description: The report is about the sentencing of a man to life in prison for the brutal murder of his wife. For the article […]