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GL mourns the passing of Mme Chigedze Chinyepi

GL mourns the passing of Mme Chigedze Chinyepi

Johannesburg, 26 May: Gender Links (GL) learned with deep shock and sadness of the passing away of its Botswana Office and SADC Liaison Director Chigedze Chinyepi on 26 May 2024. […]

Mauritius: Women’s agency, voices and perspectives

Mauritius: Women’s agency, voices and perspectives

Plis Ki Enn Kota (More Than a Quota): Gender Links to Host Symposium on March 30, 2024, on the Theme “Democratic Consolidation: Women’s Agency, Voices, and Perspectives” Three weeks ago, […]

March 26, 2024 Themes: Politics Programs: Gender & Governance

Launch of the WPP Barometer top highlights

Launch of the WPP Barometer top highlights

The Women In Political Participation (WPP) Barometer aims to imbue the African continent, especially legislators and policy makers, with a resource through which they can assess progress on Women Political […]

March 6, 2024 Themes: Politics Programs: Gender & Governance

Resta Dzvinyangoma: Life after overcoming painful situations

Alderman Resta Dzvinyangoma is the first-born daughter in a family of three girls and two boys. She was deprived of the right to finish her secondary school education by her […]

SAWID reflections on the ICJ ruling

SAWID reflections on the ICJ ruling

SAWID holds that South Africa’s case before the ICJ is rooted in Ubuntu, in the compassion and courage that it requires to take into account the needs and well-being of […]

January 28, 2024 Themes: Conflict | Constitutional and legal rights Programs: Gender Justice

Zambia passes landmark Marriage Amendment Act 2023

Zambia passes landmark Marriage Amendment  Act 2023

By Equality Now LUSAKA – Zambia, January 18, 2024 – In a momentous stride towards safeguarding children’s rights, Zambia’s parliament passed the Marriage (Amendment) Act of 2023 on December 22, […]

Zim: Health Ministry signs Abortion Care Guidelines

Zim: Health Ministry signs Abortion Care Guidelines

The Acting Chief Director for Public Health, Dr W Nyamayaro, has signed off on the National Comprehensive Abortion Care (CA) guidelines for Zimbabwe after more than a year waiting period. […]

January 18, 2024 Themes: Health | Reproductive health Programs: Gender Justice

African feminists support SA ICJ case

African feminists support SA ICJ case

We, the undersigned African Feminists, commend South Africa and express our support for this noble and just initiative of bringing Israel to the International Court of Justice (ICJ). We are […]

January 13, 2024 Themes: Human Rights Programs: Advocacy | Gender Justice

Voices Amplified: Women driving change in local govt

Voices Amplified: Women driving change in local govt

Welcome to the inaugural issue of Voices Amplified: Women Driving Change in Local Government . It is dedicated to celebrating the strength, resilience, and transformative power of women in politics. […]

“I am a MAN”: Amplifying Voices, Inspiring Action

“I am a MAN”: Amplifying Voices, Inspiring Action

Written by Thenjiwe Ngcobo: Executive Director & The Founder of INCEMA Introduction: In the heart of Plessislaer, Pietermaritzburg, the echoes of change reverberated during the launch of the “I am a […]

December 13, 2023 Themes: GBV Programs: 16 Days of Activism Campaigns | Gender Justice