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Parental leave bill should be more inclusive-activists_The New Age_17 October 2017

Keeping girls in school key for gender equality

Keeping girls in school key for gender equality

 By Jenipher Changwanda Lilongwe, 11 October: Today the world commemorates the International Day of the Girl Child under the theme EmPOWER Girls: Before, during and after crises. According to UNWomen this day serves to address the needs and challenges girls face, while promoting girls’ empowerment and the fulfilment of their human rights. This day gives […]

October 11, 2017 Themes: Education Programs: GL Opinion and Commentary Service | News | Write about rights

IAWRT to host media gender mainstreaming workshop

IAWRT to host media gender mainstreaming workshop

Johannesburg, 2 October: International Association of Women in Radio and Television will host a Gender Mainstreaming Workshop on  Friday, 6th October 2017. In 2015 IAWRT conducted a Gender Monitoring Survey in 8 different countries that examined the role that women play in each country’s public radio and television stations. The report revealed information about the […]

October 5, 2017 Themes: Gender equality | Media Programs: Gender & Media | News

Cry my beloved daughter

Cry my beloved daughter

By: Bonang Modise My husband died and left me with 4 children, 2 boys and 2 girls. I was accused of killing him by his family and they chased me and my children out of my marital house. They took everything and now my children have no inheritance from their father. For now I live […]

October 4, 2017 Themes: Gender violence | Human Rights Programs: News

Online safety must be prioritised

Online safety must be prioritised

By Petronell Ngonyama and Tshwaresa Malatji Johannesburg, 4 October: On 28 September, we celebrated the International Day for Universal Access to Information (IDUAI) under the theme Powering Sustainable Development with Access to Information. Issues of access to information that can drive development need to also be discussed in the context of how women are safe […]

October 4, 2017 Themes: Media Programs: News

Women benefiaciaries at centre of restitution task_ Pretoria News

Women benefiaciaries at centre of restitution task_ Pretoria News

Sex charge pastor is here ” illegally” too_ Pretoria News

Sex charge pastor is here ” illegally” too_ Pretoria News

Science, policy trade-offs key for development goals_ Pretoria News

Science, policy trade-offs key for development goals_ Pretoria News

Muslim divorce issues raised_ Pretoria News

Muslim divorce issues raised_ Pretoria News

LGBT folk should be on TV just because they’re people_ The Star

LGBT folk should be on TV just because they’re people_ The Star