Local Government

SADC: Cross border summit for gender justice

SADC: Cross border summit for gender justice

Polokwane, 17 March: The first ever joint SADC Protocol@Work Summit between two countries ended on a high note last night with awards celebrating local efforts to promote gender equality in South Africa and Swaziland. Over 150 participants from Capricorn District Municipality (CDM), Gender Links (GL) Swaziland Centres of Excellence for Gender in Local Government, entrepreneurs […]

Madagascar: Being bold for gender equality

Madagascar, 8 March:  Be bold for change is the slogan of International Women’s Day this year. It is one thing to be bold, another is to bring about lasting change. At Gender Links we have tried to be bold by insisting against the many pressures to deliver instant results that there are no short cuts […]

March 9, 2017 Themes: Governance | Local Government Programs: Gender & Governance

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 […]

Hukuntsi Report Card

COE Report card Stage Description Date Outputs I Meetings and adoption of COE concept Aug 2015 Buy-in report II Situation analysis Aug 2015 Situation analysis III SADC Protocol on gender and development Aug 2015 Village level meeting IV Inception workshop Nov 2015 Workshop V Action planning workshop Nov 2015 Action plan VI Adoption of action […]

Hukuntsi COE

Photo Fact file Country Botswana Province/Region  Kgalagadi District Baseline score  27 Latest score Population  4,654 Number of women councillors Number of men councillors Joined the COE programme  2014 Anchored Entrepreneurship Programme  No Summit Hukuntsi is a village in Kgalagadi District (Kalahari) in Botswana.Hukuntsi, meaning “many corners”, is named for its status as one of the […]

Charleshill Report Card

COE Report card Stage Description Date Outputs I Meetings and adoption of COE concept  Nov 2015 Buy-in report II Situation analysis  Nov 2015 Situation analysis III SADC Protocol on gender and development  Nov 2015 Village level meeting IV Inception workshop Workshop V Action planning workshop Action plan VI Adoption of action plan and signing of […]

Maun Report Card

COE Report card Stage Description Date Outputs I Meetings and adoption of COE concept  Oct 2016 Buy-in report II Situation analysis  Oct 2016 Situation analysis III SADC Protocol on gender and development Oct 2016 Village level meeting IV Inception workshop Nov 2016 Workshop Report V Action planning workshop Nov 2016 Action plan VI Adoption of […]

Thaba Tseka Urban Report Card

COE Report card Stage Description Date Outputs I Meetings and adoption of COE concept 12 October 2010 Buy-In Report II Situation analysis 12 October 2010 Situational Analysis III SADC Protocol on gender and development Village Workshop IV Inception workshop 14-16 February 2012 Stage 4 report V Action planning workshop 14-16 February 2012 Stage 5 Report […]

February 2, 2017 Themes: Local Government Programs: Gender & Governance

Ts’ana Talana Report Card

COE Report card Stage Description Date Outputs I Meetings and adoption of COE concept 06 October  2010 Buy-In Report II Situation analysis 06 October 2010 Situational Analysis III SADC Protocol on gender and development 2010 Village Workshop IV Inception workshop 27-29 March 2012 Stage 4 Report V Action planning workshop 27-29 March 2012 Stage 5 […]

February 2, 2017 Themes: Local Government Programs: Gender & Governance

Makhoarane Report Card

COE Report card Stage Description Date Outputs I Meetings and adoption of COE concept 29 September 2010 Buy-In Report II Situation analysis 29 September 2010 Situational Analysis III SADC Protocol on gender and development 2010 Village Workshop IV Inception workshop 1-3 November 2010 Stage 4 Report V Action planning workshop 1-3 November 2010 Stage 5 […]

February 2, 2017 Themes: Local Government Programs: Gender & Governance