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2022 Christmas Show

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July 1, 2022 Themes: Gender equality Programs: GL Services

Launch of 2022 Voice and Choice Barometer

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Swaziland/ Limpopo joint SADC Gender Protocol@Work Summit 2018

Swaziland/ Limpopo joint SADC Gender Protocol@Work Summit 2018

Representatives from Capricorn District Municipality are attending a joint South Africa and Swaziland Gender Justice Summit and Awards. The event is held on 09 and 10 May 2018 at Matsapha […]

AU Gender Strategy Consultation underway

AU Gender Strategy Consultation underway

The African Union Commission/ Women, Gender and Development Division AUC/WGDD is developing a gender strategy, which is expected to be finalised and discussed by the Specialised Technical Committee on Gender […]

October 30, 2017 Themes: Gender equality Programs: GL Services

Hot off the press: 2017 SADC Gender Protocol Barometer

Hot off the press: 2017 SADC Gender Protocol Barometer

        Southern Africa: SADC Gender Protocol Alliance launches the 2017 SADC Gender Protocol Barometer. The Southern Africa Development Community (SADC) Gender Protocol Alliance (Alliance)  launched the 2017 […]

CSW 2018: GAMAG Statement to the Commission

CSW 2018: GAMAG Statement to the Commission

Toronto, 20 October 2017: The Global Alliance on Media and Gender (GAMAG) urges the Commission on the Status of Women (CSW) to take action to advance gender equality in and […]

October 26, 2017 Themes: Gender equality | ICT's | Media Programs: Gender & Media

CGE outraged at molestation of learners in Soweto

CGE outraged at molestation of learners in Soweto

The Commission for Gender Equality (CGE) has learnt with outrage and disgust about the molestation of 83 learners at AB Xuma Primary School in Soweto by a Scholar Patroller.  Through […]

Seychelles leading the way in promoting gender equality

Seychelles leading the way in promoting gender equality

By Salifa Magnan Gender Based Violence is a common problem in Seychelles and the majority of the affected are women. The most recent study shows that at least 54 percent […]

September 8, 2017 Themes: Gender based violence Programs: SADC Gender Protocol & Alliance

Economic justice is key to achieving gender equality

Economic justice is key to achieving gender equality

By Sikhangele Moyo Over the past two years, I have had the privilege to work with young women under the Zimbabwe Works enterprise business development program which targets young women […]

Gender Based Violence at Home

Gender Based Violence at Home

By Runyararo Mutariswa “A rapist does not have to be a stranger, someone you never saw or a man with obvious problems to be legitimate. If you have been in […]

#Women’sDay: Moment of truth for South Africa

#Women’sDay: Moment of truth for South Africa

Johannesburg, 8 August: Women’s day in South Africa is celebrated amid a victory for democracy, with the decision to undertake a secret vote of no confidence in President Jacob Zuma, […]

August 8, 2017 Themes: Constitutional and legal rights Programs: Gender & Governance

Women’s Month: Demanding action & results

Women’s Month: Demanding action & results

Johannesburg, 3 August: This August, Gender Links (GL) joins South Africa in commemorating Women’s Month under the theme “The Year of OR Tambo: Women united in moving South Africa forward.”  […]