Gender violence

Leaders must walk the talk of gender equality

Leaders must walk the talk of gender equality

By Colleen Lowe Morna Johannesburg 5 September:  What is of interest to the public is not necessarily in the public interest: that is one way of looking at the recent titillating revelations concerning Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa’s alleged extra marital affairs. If he were in France, where the prevailing view is that the private lives […]

September 7, 2017 Themes: Gender violence Programs: SADC Gender Protocol & Alliance

Seychelles leading the way in promoting gender equality

Seychelles leading the way in promoting gender equality

By Salifa Magnan Gender Based Violence is a common problem in Seychelles and the majority of the affected are women. The most recent study shows that at least 54 percent of women have experienced some form of intimate domestic violence. According to the 2016 SADC Gender Protocol Barometer gender, biased attitudes contribute towards violence against […]

September 5, 2017 Themes: Gender violence Programs: SADC Gender Protocol & Alliance

Luis Munguambe

Luis Munguambe

Empoderamento das mulheres​ As mulheres são peças fundamentais no processo de sensibilização sobre o abandono da prática da esmola e no melhoramento dos hábitos interpessoais. As mesmas exercem estas actividades sem a presença de um técnico/responsável pela actividade.​ ​ Homens pela Mudança ​ Muitos homens quando entraram neste projecto eram dependente, e ou passavam maior parte do […]

Rosa Pita Joaque

Rosa Pita Joaque

Ela reforçou o negócio que já havia iniciado em casa através de uma indeminização, tendo transferido este negócio para o Mercado da Praia do Bilene. Esta apresentação e de um projeto para incrementar o negócio para aquisição de diversos tipos de peixe para revenda. A proponente avaliou o potencial tanto no fornecimento do produto, como […]

August 16, 2017 Themes: Gender violence Programs: Gender Aware | Gender Justice

Quatre Bornes Municipal Council COE Report Card

COE Report card Stage Description Date Outputs I Meetings and adoption of COE concept 28 July 2012 February 2013 Buy-In report Scorecard II Situation analysis Situation Analysis report III SADC Protocol on gender and development 17 November 2010 Village workshop report IV Inception workshop 15-16 November 2010 COE workshop report V Action planning workshop VI […]

Beau Bassin/ Rose Hill COE report card

COE Report card Stage Description Date Outputs I Meetings and adoption of COE concept Score Card Institutional Profile II Situation analysis III SADC Protocol on gender and development 20 March 2011 IV Inception workshop  2011  Workshop Report V Action planning workshop 17-18 March 2011 GBV Action Plan VI Adoption of action plan and signing of […]

Black River District Council COE Report Card

COE Report card Stage Description Date Outputs I Meetings and adoption of COE concept 8 June 2010 II Situation analysis III SADC Protocol on gender and development 27 May 2011 IV Inception workshop 15-16 September 2010 Stage 3 Report Stage 5 Report Stage 9 Verification Report V Action planning workshop GBV Action Plan VI Adoption […]

Why I fight for all spaces to be safe for women

Why I fight for all spaces to be safe for women

By Colleen Lowe Morna Gaborone, 12 June: Something happened to me last week that reminded me of why I do the exhausting and often thankless work that I do. It was a simple but not so simple matter that strengthened my resolve to “take back the night” and never apologise for doing so to those […]

June 12, 2017 Themes: GBV | Gender violence | Physical violence | Sports | Youth Programs: News

Arthur Mafokate moers jealous lover_ Sunday World live_05 June 2017

Arthur Mafokate moers jealous lover_ Sunday World live_05 June 2017

Political leadership lacking in addressing GBV

Political leadership lacking in addressing GBV

On Sunday 28 May all South African women are asked to wear black from head to toe and wear red lipstick, then upload photos with the hashtag #GodCreatedWoman. Every eight hours an intimate partner kills a woman in South Africa. Imagine if his intimate partner in the name of love killed every eight hours was […]

May 22, 2017 Themes: Gender violence Programs: Advocacy | Gender Justice