Leadership

South Africa: Dimpho Mathabela

South Africa: Dimpho Mathabela

Change is the result of true learning “Today I am able to help women and teach them to be independent and not to depend to abusive men” Dimpho is the […]

January 2, 2023 Themes: Young Women Programs: Gender Justice

Mauritius – “There is a leader in each of us. Politics leads to decision making for a better Mauritius.” Sita Saminaden

Mauritius – “There is a leader in each of us. Politics leads to decision making for a better Mauritius.”  Sita Saminaden

Sita Saminaden is the Director of Stephen Business School in Mauritius and is a member of the political party ‘Rassemblement Mauricien’. Her first encounter with Gender Links occurred in 2021 […]

Mauritius – “Women are visionary leaders who set objectives to improve the lives of people.” Neena Ramdenee

Mauritius – “Women are visionary leaders who set objectives to improve the lives of people.”  Neena Ramdenee

“One should know how to use one’s knowledge to the benefit of the people.”  Neena Ramdenee’s first encounters with Gender Links occurred more than ten years back through Loga Virahsawmy, […]

Mauritius – “Politics is closely linked to conviction, believing in the fact that I can improve the daily lives of the people around me.” Nicolas Jummun

Mauritius – “Politics is closely linked to conviction, believing in the fact that I can improve the daily lives of the people around me.” Nicolas Jummun

“People should be at the heart of the development of a country and therefore of any decision.”  Nicolas Jummun is a non-teaching staff of St. Mary’s College and a founding […]

May 2, 2022 Themes: Elections | Politics Programs: Gender & Governance

Mauritius – “Veins of steel, heart of honey”, Anishta Babooram

Mauritius – “Veins of steel, heart of honey”, Anishta Babooram

“It is very important for women to be economically independent, even more so in the 21st century and to not be afraid to speak up.” Anishta Babooram is an educator […]

Mauritius – “Don’t let things happen, make things happen” Rama Ersapah

Mauritius – “Don’t let things happen, make things happen” Rama Ersapah

“People should be able to assist a debate being led by a woman and give due regard to potentiality and meritocracy irrespective of gender.” Rama Ersapah is currently a Lecturer […]

March 10, 2022 Themes: Drivers of Change | Gender equality | Politics Programs: Gender & Governance

Mauritius -“For women politicians to drive change, we need feminist-minded politicians” Dr Ramola Ramtohul

Mauritius -“For women politicians to drive change, we need feminist-minded politicians” Dr Ramola Ramtohul

“The weaker the women’s lobby, the less potential one has to drive change.” Dr Ramola Ramtohul is Associate Professor of Sociology and Gender Studies at the University of Mauritius. Her […]

Zimbabwe: Phineas Sanyanga

Zimbabwe: Phineas Sanyanga

  Name Phineas Surname Sanyanga Sex ¨ Female   √¨ Male Name of Organisation Redcliff Town Municipality Junior Council Designation Junior Mayor for Redcliff Town Junior Council Country Zimbabwe Province […]

May 24, 2021 Themes: Drivers of Change | Local Government | Youth Programs: Gender & Governance

Zimbabwe: Ryan Zibani

Zimbabwe: Ryan Zibani

’’Leadership means serving everyone despite of our various differences. A leader is for all’’ Name Ryan Surname Zibani Sex male     Name of Organisation Manyame Rural district council Designation […]

May 20, 2021 Themes: Drivers of Change | Local Government | Youth Programs: Gender & Governance

Zimbabwe: Laura Farirai

Zimbabwe: Laura Farirai

Name Laura Surname Farirai Sex ü  Female   ¨ Male Name of Organisation Harare City Junior Council Designation Junior Mayor Country Zimbabwe Province Harare Metropolitan Province City/ Town/ Village Harare […]

May 19, 2021 Themes: Drivers of Change | Local Government | Youth Programs: Gender & Governance

Zimbabwe: Memory Muchina

Zimbabwe: Memory Muchina

Name Memory Surname Muchina Sex Male Name of Organization Guruve Council Designation Junior Member of Parliament/Senator Country Zimbabwe Province Mashonaland central City/ Town/ Village Guruve Mudhindo Email   Memorymuchina20@gmail.com Cell […]

May 19, 2021 Themes: Drivers of Change | Local Government | Youth Programs: Gender & Governance

Zimbabwe: Classance Petro

Zimbabwe: Classance Petro

Fact file: Name Classance Surname Petro Sex ¨ Female   ¨X Male Name of Organisation National Junior Council Association of Zimbabwe Epworth Constituency Designation Epworth Junior Councillor Admin Manager and […]

May 18, 2021 Themes: Drivers of Change | Local Government | Youth Programs: Gender & Governance