Implementation

Women entrepreneurial skills not fully supported

Women entrepreneurial skills not fully supported

By Melody Kandare Johannesburg, 18 July: While on a work assignment to administer monitoring and evaluation questionnaires on the progress of the SADC protocol on gender and development in Midvaal one of Gauteng’s town I was disappointed to see the struggles of local women entrepreneurship. It made me realise that entrepreneurship policies are not fully […]

Declaration Treaty and protocol of Southern African development community

The adoption of the Declaration and Treaty of the Southern African Development Community (SADC) at the summit which took place in August 1992 in Windhoek, Namibia, potentially marked a major step forward for Southern Africa. The treaty represents the culmination of processes that have been underway in the region for some time.

SADC Protocol on Gender and Development

SADC Protocol on Gender and Development

Botswana, August 2015

Moçambique é o paÁ­s com maior número de mulheres no parlamento

Moçambique é o paÁ­s com maior número de mulheres no parlamento

Maputo, 30 de Março: Moçambique é o paÁ­s lusófono com o maior número de mulheres no parlamento, com 39.6 por cento dos duzentos e cinquenta deputados.
A nÁ­vel mundial, Moçambique ocupa o décimo terceiro lugar, enquanto Angola fica na décima nona posição, com 36.8 por cento.
Cabo Verde ocupa o sexagésimo terceiro, com uma Assembleia Nacional constituÁ­da por 20.8 por cento de mulheres.
A Moçambique seguem-se, por ordem decrescente, Timor-Leste, Angola, Portugal, Guiné Equatorial, Cabo Verde, São Tomé e PrÁ­ncipe, Guiné-Bissau e Brasil.
O Brasil, que ocupa a última posição entre os paÁ­ses lusófonos, estÁ¡ no centésimo décimo sexta lugar, com nove por cento de mulheres na Câmara dos Deputados e treze ponto seis por cento de mulheres do Senado Federal.

SeminÁ¡rio de capacitação sobre o alinhamento dos Planos Nacionais

SeminÁ¡rio de capacitação sobre o alinhamento dos Planos Nacionais

Gender Links, como coordenadora da Aliança sobre o Protocolo de Género da África Austral, em parceria com o Ministério da Mulher e Acção Social (MMAS) e o Fórum Mulher levaram a cabo um seminÁ¡rio de 4 dias (25 a 27 de Agosto de 2014)

Malawi Gender Mainstreaming Training Workshop Report

This is a report of a Gender Mainstreaming training workshop of key government personnel and stakeholders from development partners and civil society organisations in Malawi which took place at Crossroads Hotel in Lilongwe, Malawi from 6th-10th October 2014.

Education

Education

Madagascar, September 2014

September 22, 2014 Themes: Education Programs: Implementation

Strategy and capacity building workshop on costing implementation June 2013

Gender Links, as coordinator of the Southern Africa Gender Protocol Alliance, in partnership with the SADC Gender Unit, held a a four day capacity building workshop on Aligning National Action Plans to the SADC Protocol on Gender and Development and Costing Implementation from 11- 14 June 2013.

Tracking table on alignment of policies and implementation plans with the SGP

Country mapping of national gender policies, processes and alignment to the SADC Gender Protocol.

Namibia Costing Report

In 2010, the African Union declared the “Decade for African Women” to boost the many efforts since the Fourth World Conference on Women in 1995 to ensure gender equality. In the same year, Namibia adopted an updated National Gender Policy that sought to incorporate all relevant international, continental and regional commitments to equality between women and men.