Gender violence

Zimbabwe: The dreams we lost to Mugabe

Zimbabwe: The dreams we lost to Mugabe

By Lucia Makamure Johannesburg, 21 November: When I think of my former President Robert Gabriel Mugabe, many things come to mind but for me what stands out is his legacy of violence. This is the man who for 37 years ruled Zimbabwe, according to his own words with a ‘firm’ hand. In 2008 he boldly […]

November 21, 2017 Themes: Gender violence Programs: Gender Aware | Gender Justice

Sixteen days of activism

Start of the 16 Days of activisim campaign

November 19, 2017 Themes: Gender violence Programs: Gender Justice

CGE outraged at molestation of learners in Soweto

CGE outraged at molestation of learners in Soweto

The Commission for Gender Equality (CGE) has learnt with outrage and disgust about the molestation of 83 learners at AB Xuma Primary School in Soweto by a Scholar Patroller.  Through its mandate, the CGE will ensure that it supports and ensure that adequate interventions and responses are put in place by relevant state institutions and […]

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

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 8, 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 […]