SADC Gender Protocol & Alliance

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 […]

GL Thanksgiving Dinner

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

Young Women’s Alliance Network Nominee

Call for participation in SADC CNGO and Southern Africa Gender Protocol Alliance Meetings 2017 – please respond by Wednesday 26 July

Alliance Country Focal Network Delegate

Call for participation in SADC CNGO and Southern Africa Gender Protocol Alliance Meetings 2017 – please respond by Wednesday 26 July

SADC CNGO and Southern Africa Gender Protocol Alliance Meetings 2017

The Southern African Gender Protocol Alliance  is calling for participation in the Civil Society Forum (13-16 August) and its annual strategy meeting (16-19 August) in Johannesburg, South Africa. The meetings are key gatherings for civil society and other stakeholders to engage in finding common solutions to regional challenges. High on the Alliance strategy meeting agenda […]

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 […]

Shocking HIV and AIDS rate among young women in South Africa_TM and PN_26 June 2017

Shocking HIV and AIDS rate among young women in South Africa_TM and PN_26 June 2017

Shocking HIV and AIDS rate among young women in South Africa Johannesburg, 26 June: HIV and AIDS has a great impact on society, both as an illness and as a source of discrimination. The pandemic also has significant economic impacts. South African youth especially young women are the most vulnerable and are at a high […]

June 26, 2017 Themes: Health | HIV/AIDS Programs: Gender Aware | Health | HIV and AIDS | HIV/AIDS | Media | News | News

Southern Africa: Young people are the future

Southern Africa: Young people are the future

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Johannesburg, 16 June: The Southern Africa Development Community (SADC) Gender Protocol Alliance will this month of June launch the Young Women Alliance (YWA) network. The launch is meant to coincide with the commemoration of the Day of the African Child on June 16. The YWA will be made up of young women […]

June 15, 2017 Themes: Children | Young Women | Youth Programs: SADC Gender Protocol & Alliance

June Roadmap to Equality : Editor’s Note

Welcome to another exciting edition of the Roadmap to Equality! Tracking progress towards the implementation and ratification of the SADC Protocol on Gender and Development. This promises to be an eventful month on the gender calendar. The month kicked off with national elections in Lesotho. An analysis of the participants’ lists in the recent elections […]

June 12, 2017 Themes: Gender equality Programs: SADC Gender Protocol & Alliance

Africans rising for Justice, Peace and Dignity

The SADC Gender Alliance secretariat on Africa Day joined other civil society organisations based in Johannesburg for the official launch of Africa Rising. Africans Rising is a pan-African movement committed to the rights of African people through promotion of justice, peace and dignity. It is a platform created for the mapping of resources across the […]

June 12, 2017 Themes: Gender equality Programs: SADC Gender Protocol & Alliance