16 Days of Activism Campaigns

“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

16 Days: Debrief and reflections, 11 Dec

16 Days: Debrief and reflections, 11 Dec

Join in a virtual zoom 16 days close out debrief and reflections session

Survey: Safe Abortion Alliance of Southern Africa

Survey: Safe Abortion Alliance of Southern Africa

The Safe Abortion Alliance of Southern Africa (SAASA) is a network of eight partners in the #VoiceandChoice Southern Africa Fund supported by AmplifyChange. We advocate for access to safe abortion […]

Sixteen Days: I am a Man, I can End GBV

Sixteen Days: I am a Man, I can End GBV

Johannesburg, 23 November: Gender Links is proud to partner with seven grantees in the #VoiceandChoice Southern Africa Fund in their “I am a Man, I can” campaign during the 2023 […]

New HIV infections among young women worrying

New HIV infections among young women worrying

By Lungelo Ndhlovu The prevalence of new HIV infections among young girls and women has emerged as a cause of concern in Zimbabwe, with 1 705 new HIV infections recorded […]

February 10, 2022 Themes: HIV/AIDS Programs: 16 Days of Activism Campaigns | Advocacy | Gender Justice

Bots: Discrimination on disclosure of status

Bots: Discrimination on disclosure of status

By Keamogetse Motone, Gaborone, 1 December: Botswana remains one of the countries which is hard hit by HIV and AIDS. Although there are many ways people can live with the […]

January 10, 2022 Themes: HIV/AIDS Programs: 16 Days of Activism Campaigns | Advocacy | Gender Justice

Bots: GBV prevalence among sex workers not documented

Bots: GBV prevalence among sex workers not documented

By KENEILWE LEPHOI, Gaborone,  10 December :  The prevalence of Gender Based Violence (GBV) amongst sex workers is not well documented,  although GBV remains one most notable human rights violations […]

Mada: Violences basees sur le genre et Covid-19

Mada: Violences basees sur le genre et Covid-19

By Vonjy Arisoa NOMENJANAHARY Antananarivo, 10 December : Haute Matsiatra est l’une des 23 Régions existantes à Madagascar, elle figure parmi les plus touchées par le coronavirus l’année dernière : deuxième […]

December 10, 2021 Themes: GBV Programs: 16 Days of Activism Campaigns | Advocacy | Gender Justice

Esw: Sex workers must not be left out of anti GBV actions

Esw: Sex workers must not be left out of anti GBV actions

By Sifiso Nhlabatsi Mbabane, 9 December 2021: Following the outbreak of COVID-19 sex workers around the country claim that there has been an increase in cases of harassment and discrimination […]

December 9, 2021 Themes: GBV | Sex work Programs: 16 Days of Activism Campaigns | Advocacy | Gender Justice

Bots: GBV compounding challenges faced by PLWD

Bots: GBV compounding challenges faced by PLWD

By Bokani King Gaborone, 3 December: People living with disabilities (PLWD) continue to face stigma and neglect, but the disturbing trend of Gender Based Violence (GBV) is compounding their problems […]

December 3, 2021 Themes: Children | Disability Programs: 16 Days of Activism Campaigns | Advocacy