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Gender Links – Working from Home #WFH

Gender Links staff are working virtually across ten Southern African countries during the 21 day lock down that started in South Africa, our headquarters, on 27 March. “Although there are different […]

Learning Journey: The work done is but in the ground…

Learning Journey: The work done is but in the ground…

“Success is always the outcome of walking the talk” ~ Edmond Mbiaka This past December the Kingdom of Eswatini experienced very high temperatures and my home area being in an […]

March 26, 2020 Themes: Gender equality Programs: GL Commentary Service

Learning Journey: Still learning and growing

Learning Journey: Still learning and growing

“Education without application is just entertainment.”- Tim Sanders One day at a time, one step at a time is how I take my life (as if I was going to […]

March 25, 2020 Themes: Gender equality Programs: GL Commentary Service

Learning Journey: Sheistah Bundhoo

Learning Journey: Sheistah Bundhoo

“To be kind to all, to like many and love a few, to be needed and wanted by those we love, is certainly the nearest we can come to happiness” […]

March 25, 2020 Themes: Gender equality Programs: GL Commentary Service

Learning Journey: Set your mark high

Learning Journey: Set your mark high

“Remember that you will never reach a higher standard than you yourself set. Then set your mark high, and step by step, even though it be by painful effort, by […]

March 25, 2020 Themes: Gender equality Programs: GL Commentary Service

Learning Journey: Persevering through it all

Learning Journey: Persevering through it all

 “Success is no accident. It is hard work, perseverance, learning, studying, sacrifice and most of all, love of what you are doing or learning to do.” – Pele. I started work […]

March 25, 2020 Themes: Gender equality Programs: GL Commentary Service

Learning Journey: Anushka Virahsawmy

Learning Journey: Anushka Virahsawmy

“Persistence and resilience only come from having been given the chance to work through difficult problems.”  Gever Tulley I can’t believe this my seventh year with Gender Links. 2019 has […]

March 25, 2020 Themes: Gender equality Programs: GL Commentary Service

Encontro de reflexão sobre o Protocolo da SADC Sobre Género e Desenvolvimento E o Papel dos Partidos Políticos no avanço da Agenda 2030

Por: Graça Maria- Maputo, 14th August 2019- A Gender Links Moçambique realizou hoje, dia 14 de Agosto, um workshop de reflexão sobre o Protocolo da SADC Sobre Género e Desenvolvimento […]

Zimbabwe: Sex education policy sparks debate

Zimbabwe: Sex education policy sparks debate

By Gibson Mhaka Bulawayo, 19 June: A teenage girl from Bulawayo’s Mzilikazi suburb was in tears as she bravely narrated how she was drugged and gang raped at a Vuzu […]

Gender Links defines strategies to combat early marriage

By Graça Maria, Maputo, 09 May: Data from the Demographic and Health Survey indicate that in Mozambique, 14% of women between the ages of 20 and 24 were married before […]

May 9, 2018 Themes: Advertising Programs: Diversity Exchange | Protocol @ work

Southern Africa: Gender Alliance calls on Zimbabwe to advance equality

Southern Africa: Gender Alliance calls on Zimbabwe to advance equality

Harare, 28 July: Oppah Muchinguri, Zimbabwe’s Minister of Women Affairs, Gender and Community Development spoke yesterday at the 10th SADC Civil Society Forum and the launch of the 2014 SADC Gender Protocol Barometer, which measures progress to achieving the SADC Gender Protocol.

Moçambique: Género e o Preservativo Feminino

Moçambique: Género e o Preservativo Feminino

Maputo, 20 Setembro – Moçambique registou na última década uma redução na ordem de 5% na taxa de utilização de contraceptivos entre as mulheres com vida sexual activa.
Com efeito, a taxa de uso de contraceptivos baixou de 17%, em 2003 para 12% em 2011.