Sexual, Reproductive and Health Rights

Lesotho: Nokaneng app – going digital on GBV

Violence against women and girls (VAWG) is widely accepted by both men and women in Lesotho. There is a lack of private and public discourse on (VAWG) to stimulate a […]

Botswana: Kasane Police tackle GBV

February 26, 2019 Themes: Reproductive health Programs: SADC Gender Protocol & Alliance

Madagascar: Mahajanga fights back the red zone

The Urban Council of Mahajanga is located in the north-western part of Madagascar. The population is estimated at 240 000 in an area of 53 km2. Mahajanga is a tourist […]

February 26, 2019 Themes: HIV/AIDS | Reproductive health Programs: SADC Gender Protocol & Alliance

Mozambique: Penal code reform

 The UK based Equality and Alliance commissioned Gender Links to document the comprehensive review and reform of the Mozambique Penal Code in 2014. The case study and video focused […]

February 26, 2019 Themes: Reproductive health Programs: SADC Gender Protocol & Alliance

Mauritius says No to Child Marriage at the CEDAW 71st session in Geneva

Gender Links (GL) Mauritius and senior advocate from Mauritius participated in the 71st session of the CEDAW committee held at the United Nations in October 2018. This is the first time […]

February 26, 2019 Themes: Reproductive health Programs: SADC Gender Protocol & Alliance

Lesotho: Male councillor campaigns for safe abortion

“Our girls’ future, health and safe life is in our hands and knowledge is power,” says Councilor Mohlomi Setlaba. He want councils to work together with traditional and community leaders […]

February 26, 2019 Themes: Reproductive health Programs: SADC Gender Protocol & Alliance

Zimbabwe: Junior Councils – “Anything for us without us is against us!”

In November 2018, Gender Links Zimbabwe brought together eleven local authorities, junior councillors, and representatives of the national junior councils’ association to discuss SRHR issues and how to integrate the […]

February 26, 2019 Themes: Reproductive health Programs: SADC Gender Protocol & Alliance

Andoharanomaitso commits to comprehensive SRHR services

The Andoharanomaitso Municipality is located in the southern part of Madagascar, in the province of Fianarantsoa. The population is around 29 000 in 23 villages. The president of the council […]

February 26, 2019 Themes: Reproductive health Programs: SADC Gender Protocol & Alliance

ESwatini: Young Women’s Alliance make themselves heard

Young women living in Swaziland experience a wide variety of unique challenges as compared to their male counterparts, from sexual and reproductive health to economic opportunity to physical safety, all […]

February 26, 2019 Themes: Reproductive health Programs: SADC Gender Protocol & Alliance

Botswana: Councillor and youth commissioner campaigns for CSE

February 26, 2019 Themes: Reproductive health Programs: SADC Gender Protocol & Alliance

Swaziland: Mankayane Town Board

Mankayane is a town located in the Manzini region. It is a small developing forest town with road network to manzini, Mbabane and Piet Reteif. This small-town service the chiefdom of Velezizweni. […]

September 6, 2018 Themes: Governance Programs: Gender and governance | Protocol @ work

Botswana: EMA Girls promotes By Girls For Girls project

As a country we were celebrating 50 years of being United and Proud. EMA Girls is a movement that seeks to unite girls of our nation and help them to […]