SADC Protocol on Gender and Development

Education and Training – SADC Gender Barometer

Education and Training – SADC Gender Barometer

SADC Gender  Protocol Barometer 2016
Chapter 3
Southern Africa, August 2016

Constitutional and Legal Rights – SADC Gender Barometer

Constitutional and Legal Rights – SADC Gender Barometer

SADC Gender Protocol Barometer 2016
Chapter 1
Southern Africa, August 2016

Region: Alliance urges resolute action Post 2015

Johannesburg, 6 July: The Southern African Gender Protocol Alliance welcomes the strengthening of rights language in the revised SADC Protocol on Gender and Development adopted on 22 June, but regrets the omission of timeframes that distinguished this Protocol from others. The Alliance also urges Botswana and Mauritius that have still not signed the Protocol to […]

Learning Journey: Unleashing my potential

Learning Journey: Unleashing my potential

“The best way to not feel hopeless is to get up and do something. Don’t wait for good things to happen to you. If you go out and make some good things happen, you will fill the world with hope, you will fill yourself with hope.” Barack Obama During phase 3 training in Chobe one of […]

Learning Journey: There is always a light at the end of the tunnel

“When your work speaks for itself, don’t interrupt.” Henry J Kaiser It has been another year of so many things, working hard, learning new things, taking charge, changing people’s lives, disappointments and of course difficult times. But beyond everything and of all those things, one thing made me smile and look at life in a […]

GL@15: Change brewed in a feminist cooking pot

GL@15: Change brewed in a feminist cooking pot

Since the Beijing Declaration and Platform of Action in 1995, all nations have pledged themselves to programmes for women’s advancement. The nations of Southern Africa are no different: all except two have signed up to the SADC Protocol on Gender and Development in 2008. Phrases such as “gender mainstreaming” and “women’s empowerment’ slip lightly off […]

GL@15: Country operations are GL’s hands and feet

GL@15: Country operations are GL’s hands and feet

“The GL satellite and field offices have demonstrated the value of having representation on the ground. They are able to take up complex programmes, like the gender violence indicators, or the work with local government, and to ensure effective back up and follow up.” (GL Vision 2020). Imagine how odd and weird it would be […]

Southern Africa: Alliance calls for strong Post-2015 Gender Agenda

Gaborone 22 June: The Southern African Gender Protocol Alliance calls on gender ministers gathering here tomorrow to adopt the strongest possible Post-2015 gender agenda for the region. “This is not a time for watering down commitment or for compromises,” said Emma Kaliya, chair of the Alliance and of the NGO Gender Coordinating Network in Malawi. […]

DVD SUR LE PROTOCOLE GENRE ET DÉVELOPPEMENT DE LA COMMUNAUTÉ DE L’AFRIQUE AUSTRALE

DVD SUR LE PROTOCOLE GENRE ET DÉVELOPPEMENT DE LA COMMUNAUTÉ DE L’AFRIQUE AUSTRALE

La Southern African Gender Protocol Alliance a lancé un DVD intitulé « Roadmap to Equality » en vue d’offrir une documentation visuelle des diverses étapes de la campagne ayant conduit Á  l’adoption finale, en aoÁ»t 2008, du Protocole Genre et Développement de la SADC. Available for online licensing in the following formats: HD,MP4,MOV and FLV.

ROADMAP TO EQUALITY: DVD ON THE SOUTHERN AFRICA PROTOCOL ON GENDER AND DEVELOPMENT

ROADMAP TO EQUALITY: DVD ON THE SOUTHERN AFRICA PROTOCOL ON GENDER AND DEVELOPMENT

The Southern Africa Gender Protocol Alliance produced the Roadmap to Equality DVD to provide a visual documentation of the campaign process leading up to the final adoption of the SADC Protocol on Gender and Development in August 2008. Available for online licensing in the following formats: HD,MP4,MOV and FLV.