Education

A councillor should ensure the mental, physical as well as spiritual emancipation of inhabitants in the locality.

Dhanita Devi Ramsaran is an elected village councillor of the District Council of Flacq since the year 2020. She has known Gender Links via social media and has also previously […]

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

Anuradha Pooran – youngsters should not get involved in drugs and not ruin their lives

Anuradha Pooran – youngsters should not get involved in drugs and not ruin their lives

Mrs Anuradha Pooran is a dynamic 58 year old woman and is the President of APEDED. She had a tough childhood however she managed to complete her form 5 whilst […]

October 7, 2019 Themes: Climate Change Programs: Gender Justice

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 […]

Botswana: Marjorie Sitali Timm

Name Marjorie sitali Surname Timm Country Botswana Give a short history of the leader The leader is a teacher by profession a mother of 2 children a boy and girl. […]

August 22, 2019 Themes: Education Programs: SADC Gender Protocol & Alliance

Zambia: Samuell Phiri

Name Samuell Surname Phiri Country Zambia Give a short history of the leader I got involved in gender community work after realizing that gender concerns were not being considered. In […]

July 5, 2019 Themes: Gender equality Programs: Protocol @ work

South Africa: ALETTA MARTHA JACOBA KRITZINGER

Give a short history of the leader A definite light bulb moment was when I realised that the dream I had since 2005 it became a reality. Named the SAPS […]

South Africa: Adolphinah Maponya

I started leadership in my early ages. At school, I was chosen to be a class rep because I was a responsible student. After school I was chosen to be […]

Madagascar: RANAIVOSONINA Verosoa Patricia

“Après le projet de Gender Links, ma vie a beaucoup changé” Verosoa Patricia est une des bénéficiaires du projet “Entrepreneurship”. Mariée et mère de huit enfants, elle a été victime […]

September 25, 2018 Themes: GBV | Gender based violence | Gender equality Programs: Protocol @ work

Botswana: Layani Elias

Quality Education for boys and girls Mr. Elias is a broadcast journalist by profession and the founder and project director of The Broadcasters Organization, a youth organisation that empowers young […]

July 23, 2018 Themes: Education Programs: Protocol @ work

Lesotho: Tieang Sefali

“Empower a woman, empower a nation” I am a councillor and entrusted with community development. I initiate community projects and oversee such for the betterment of the community. Encourage unity […]

Lesotho: Ntholeng Molefi

“It is easier to raise a boy child than to repair a man. No one should be left behind.” I am a professional Corrections Officer currently practising as a Chaplain […]

June 14, 2018 Themes: Drivers of Change | Religion Programs: Protocol @ work