Gender equality

ETV: News @ 9 Sports News & Comment Analysis- 04/12/2018

  Brief description of news story: Ada Hagerberg is honoured with an award of the best female soccer player. During the award collection and celebration session a male host asks her if she could twerk. This request sparked outraged and social reaction across the globe. E TV in their sport news covered the story, but […]

SABC 2: Banyana Banyana 15/01/2019

Promoting equality of voice across topics SABC 2 Tsonga/Venda News Banyana Banyana to play in Winnie Mandela and Albertina Sisulu Tournament. 15 Jan 2019

Mzansi-Magic The Queen 23\01\2019

Goodness confides in Kea who encourages the rape case be reported to the police.

SABC 3: Advocate Shamila Batoli appointed as new NDPP head – 04/12/2018

  Description This is the appointment of Shamila Batoli as the new National Director of Public Prosecutions (NDPP) by the President of South Africa, after recommendations of the constitution made. The president said that, “he is confident that advocate Batoli possesses all the attribute of a capable NDPP” Batholi was among five candidates recommended to […]

SABC 3: Isidingo-The Need Ep 202 24/12/2018

The Queen S3 EP105

   

#CSW63: Pushing back the push back

#CSW63: Pushing back the push back

Spotlight on gender equality in social protection, infrastructure and public services By Sifisosami Dube New York, 13 March: The time is now to demystify “Social protection systems, access to public services and sustainable infrastructure for gender equality and the empowerment of women and girls”; it is what real women encounter and need every day. This […]

In search of #VoiceandChoice in SRHR policies

In search of #VoiceandChoice in SRHR policies

By Kevin Chiramba Johannesburg, 8 March: International Women’s Day celebrates annually the achievements that women have made in the long and continuous fight for gender equality. Celebrated under the theme #BalanceforBetter, this theme resonates with the Gender Links (GL) and Southern African Gender Protocol Alliance’s objective to strengthen the Sexual Reproductive Health and Rights (SRHR) […]

Angola: Activists welcome lifting of gay ban

Angola: Activists welcome lifting of gay ban

Johannesburg 30 January: The Southern African Gender Protocol Alliance welcomes the bold move by the parliament of Angola on 23 January to decriminalise same sex relations. “This is a victory not only for Angola, but for human rights in Southern Africa,” declared Emma Kaliya, Chair of the Alliance,  a network of 136 women’s rights organisations […]

SADC: GL Cyber Dialogues – IWD 8 March 2-3pm SA time

SADC: GL Cyber Dialogues – IWD 8 March 2-3pm SA time

Gender Links is re-launching the Community of Practice and Cyber Dialogues  this International Women’s Day on 8 March. This re-launch will include exciting new information on  a regional audit of Sexual Reproductive Health and Rights(SRHR) laws and policies.  Sign up to join the Cyber Dialogues under theme #VoiceandChoice #IWD2019 and #BalanceforBetter. You can participate in […]