17 Aug, 14-16h: SADC Gender Protocol Barometer launch

17 Aug, 14-16h: SADC Gender Protocol Barometer launch

Date: August 1, 2020
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Gender Links and the Southern Africa Gender Protocol Alliance for the first time ever will virtually launch the Southern Africa Gender Barometer  on the sidelines  of the Southern African Development Community Heads of State summit as the pandemic forces our region (and the whole world) into various states of lock down.

Meeting Launch of Southern Africa Barometer 2020: #VoiceandChoice in the time of COVID-19

Date: 17 August 2020

Where: Cyber dialogue (Gender Links Zoom meeting)

To join the dialogue please sign up or login to the Southern Africa Gender Community (SGC). After logging in, click on the Cyber Dialogues icon. Click the “Join Meeting” button on the meeting details presented. Please note that only members of the SGC can join the Cyber Dialogue. So please register by signing up

Time: 14:00 – 16:00

Moderator: Kubi Rama, Gender Links Deputy CEO

14h00 – 14h05 Welcome Ms Emma Kaliya, Chair,

Southern Africa Gender Protocol Alliance

14h05 – 14h10 Solidarity message from SADC CNGO Ms Hlobisile Nxumalo, Chair of SADC CNGO
14h10 – 14h15 Solidarity messages from SATUCC Ms Zingiswa Losi’, President, SATUCC
14h15 – 14h20 Message from FEMNET Memory Kachambwa, Executive Director, FEMNET
14h20 – 14h25 Message from the FBO sector Rev Zelda Cossa (Lutheran World Federation) and Zanele Makombe (Act Ubumbano)
14h25 – 14h30 Remarks from Alliance SRHR Cluster lead Ms Rouzeh Eghtessadi, Executive Director, SAFAIDS
14h30 – 14h55 Presentation of key findings Ms. Colleen Lowe Morna, Chief Executive Officer, Gender Links and chapter authors
14h55 – 15h05 Keynote address Dr Tlaleng Mofokeng, United Nations Commission on Human Rights Special Rapporteur Physical and Mental Health
15h05 – 15h20 Messages from Southern African Gender Protocol Alliance country networks Alliance focal networks
15h20 – 15h45 Discussion All
15H45 – 15H55 Remarks from sponsors Barometer Donors
15h55 – 16h00 Vote of thanks Emily Brown, Gender Links Chairperson

3 thoughts on “17 Aug, 14-16h: SADC Gender Protocol Barometer launch”

interested in approaches for bridging the digital gender divide in rural communities as most policy is online; also approaches for recognition of women’s contribution in the COVID19 response at community levels.

Adolphinah Maponya says:

Good news, but the trip is not clearly explained, how people going to travel,does is a free tourism or how juch is needed. At the category does driver of change and economic justice involved or not?

Leonora Alberts says:


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