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Shocking HIV and AIDS rate among young women in SA

Shocking HIV and AIDS rate among young women in SA

Shocking HIV and AIDS rate among young women in South Africa Johannesburg, 01 December: HIV and AIDS has a great impact on society. The pandemic also has significant economic impact. South African youth especially young women are the most vulnerable and are at a high risk of contracting HIV. There are multiple of factors, which […]

December 1, 2017 Themes: Health | HIV/AIDS Programs: Gender Aware | Health | HIV and AIDS | HIV/AIDS | Media | News | News

Promoting gender equality in the mining industry

Promoting gender equality in the mining industry

By Melody Kandare. Johannesburg 04 October: This past month world leaders gathered in New York for the 72th United Nations General Assembly, which coincided with the second anniversary of the adoption of the Sustainable Development Goals (SGDs). The Assembly was held amid calls from the United Nations and civil society for global leaders to prioritise gender […]

October 4, 2017 Themes: Employment | Sustainable Development Programs: Human Rights

Mufulira Municipal Council COE

Fact file Country Zambia Province/Region Copperbelt Baseline score Post 2015 score Population  143,930 Number of women councillors  6 Number of men councillors Joined the COE programme  2012 Anchored Entrepreneurship Programme Summit Mufulira (“Place of Abundance”) is a town with a population of 125,336 (2007) in the Copperbelt Province of Zambia. It was established in the […]

September 21, 2017 Themes: Local Government Programs: Centres of Excellence | Gender & Governance

Chinsali Municipal Council COE

Photo Fact file Country Zambia Province/Region Mashonaland East Baseline score  50 Post 2015 score Population  112,897 Number of women councillors  1 Number of men councillors  27 Joined the COE programme  2009 Anchored Entrepreneurship Programme  No Summit Chibombo is a town in the Central Province of Zambia, and is headquarters of Chibombo District. The town lies […]

RAPPORTS RANOPISO

COE Report card Stage Description Date Outputs I Meetings and adoption of COE concept 11 June 2014 Buy-in report Score card II Situation analysis 11 June 2014 Situation analysis III SADC Protocol on gender and development 10 July 2014 Village meeting IV Inception workshop 07-09 July 2014 Inception workshop V Action planning workshop 27-29 August […]

August 1, 2017 Themes: Governance Programs: Centres of Excellence | Gender & Governance | Training

RAPPORTS MAINTIRANO

COE Report card Stage Description Date Outputs I Meetings and adoption of COE concept 29 Sept2014 Buy-in report Score card II Situation analysis 29 Sept 2014 Situation analysis III SADC Protocol on gender and development 03 Oct 2014 Village meeting IV Inception workshop 30 Sept-03 Oct 2014 Inception workshop V Action planning workshop 22-24 Oct […]

July 31, 2017 Themes: Governance Programs: Centres of Excellence | Gender & Governance

Rude son whipped_ The voice

Rude son whipped_ The voice

Man arrested for murder of his granny _ Botswana guardian

Man arrested for murder of his granny _ Botswana guardian

The LUX Project – Empowerment Training for Women in Cite Mangalkhan, Mauritius

This project will holistically help women to come out of their precarious situation through an Empowerment programme. This will help them be less vulnerable to depression, discouragement, violence, unemployment and other health and social ills. The project has been launched on the 14th of March in line with the International Day of Women 2017. 24 […]

All talk, little money for women’s rights

All talk, little money for women’s rights

It’s International Women’s Day and I am struggling with many emotions. I am opening the fourth invitation in as many days to an embassy round table on women’s rights in Southern Africa, and I am tempted to politely request that they donate the lunch or breakfast money to our work on the ground. I have […]