Changes in survivors of violence

Zimbabwe: Abygale Makonza

Women’s participation is  key to the development “GenderLinks brought emancipation of women in the SADC region and women have taken great strides in the development of nations”.  Gender Links took […]

May 13, 2021 Themes: Governance | Local Government Programs: Gender & Governance

eSwatini: Nondumiso Maseko

Name Nondumiso Surname Maseko Country Swaziland Give a short history of the leader After graduating in 2016, like every other graduate, i joined in job hunting and was excited to […]

March 4, 2020 Themes: Gender equality Programs: Protocol @ work

South Africa: Alma Kritzinger

“Working with Gender Links and other stakeholders, changed my mind-set to become more gender aware and focussing on a holistic approach to address gender issues and bring services such as access to […]

November 21, 2019 Themes: Local Government Programs: Protocol @ work

Zimbabwe: Rachel Magura

I am a leader and a mother. Being a woman l have been in council for a very long time as a Councilor now alderman and been the council’s deputy […]

September 9, 2019 Themes: Drivers of Change Programs: Protocol @ work | SADC Gender Protocol & Alliance

Zimbabwe: Resta Dzvinyangoma

Born in 1974 in a family of 5, I was deprived to sit for my Ordinary level examinations by my father in favour of my brothers. My mother had no […]

Zimbabwe: Nancy Mbaura: Driver of Change

Nancy Mbaura is a holder of a BSc Women & Gender Studies from the Women University in Africa (WUA) and a Zimbabwean, philanthropist and gender activist. She was born at […]

Namibia: Seth Phillips

Name Seth Surname Phillips Country Namibia Give a short history of the leader I was born on the 12th of March 1982 in Fransfontein a Village situated North of Khorixas […]

August 6, 2019 Themes: Gender equality Programs: Protocol @ work

Lesotho:Tsepiso Mpofu

“I remember my first flight to Ethiopia, I had butterflies at the pit of my stomach. I felt my legs turn in to jelly as I was about to board […]

June 26, 2019 Themes: Drivers of Change Programs: Protocol @ work


Sister Meyer, as child, experienced her own challenges as she grew up without knowing her biological father. Her grandparents raised her and at the age of eight, my grandmother died, […]

Lesotho:Mabohlokoa Bula

My name is Mabohlokoa Bula from Lilala Community Council.Iam an aspiring entrepreneur. The name of my business is Zenzela General Café and I have registered it with the Ministry of […]

Botswana: Kesegofetse Keitumetse

Name Kesegofetse Surname Keitumetse Country Botswana Give a short history of the leader Iam a gender focal person, crime prevention coordinator, a counsellor, motivational speaker and mentor. i am in […]

June 10, 2019 Themes: GBV Programs: SADC Gender Protocol & Alliance


“Women have a great role to play in the community” RAVELOJAONA Rita is the Head of the Social and Cultural Department of the Sabotsy Namehana Commune. The Number 3 National […]

September 5, 2018 Themes: Care work | Drivers of Change | Local Government Programs: Protocol @ work