16 Days of Activism Campaigns

Lesotho: Unsafe abortions push up maternal mortality

Lesotho: Unsafe abortions push up maternal mortality

By Mohalenyane Phakela Maseru, 10 December: Some community members have called for free and easy accessibility of contraceptives in order to reduce the high rate of illegal and unsafe abortions […]

Zimbabwe: Gays living openly despite homophobia

Zimbabwe: Gays living openly despite homophobia

By Jeffrey Moyo Chitungwiza ,5 December- Just two years ago, they used to be met with violence and resentment. Now, 27-year old Lucy Mthombeni and her 19-year old lover, Trish […]

Zim: Abused adolescent sex workers ignored

Zim: Abused adolescent sex workers ignored

Hazel Marimbiza Bulawayo, 3 December: When she gets to her clients house, she is shocked to see 10 other men who want to have sex with her. The initial agreement […]

Zim: Raped by my father and tested HIV Positive

Zim: Raped by my father and tested HIV Positive

By Faith N Tori Matabeland North-Zimbabwe “My mother watched helplessly as my father coerced me in his sexual advances ,take off your clothes now he would aggressively demand .l will […]

December 2, 2019 Themes: Gender based violence | HIV/AIDS Programs: 16 Days of Activism Campaigns

ESwatini: SODV Act most comprehensive law on GBV

ESwatini: SODV Act most comprehensive law on GBV

By Sifiso Nhlabatsi Manzini, 26 November: As the Kingdom of Eswatini joins the world in commemorating 16 Days of Activism Against Gender Based Violence, the Coordinating Assembly of Non-Governmental Organisations […]

November 26, 2019 Themes: Gender based violence Programs: 16 Days of Activism Campaigns | News

Eswatini: Beaten but not broken, a story of survival

Eswatini: Beaten but not broken, a story of survival

By Bongiwe Zwane A slap, an apology and an overseas trip – this was the normal order of things in her marriage. This went on for over a decade until […]

Malawi battle against GBV is on track

Malawi battle against GBV is on track

By Joseph Kayira*  Lilongwe, 26 November 2019 – Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) and government say the battle against Gender Based Violence (GBV) is on track with more people joining the […]

Call for stories on Sexual & Reproductive Health & Rights

Call for stories on Sexual & Reproductive Health & Rights

Call for innovative stories on Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights (SRHR) and training opportunity for the best entries – make your pitch by 21 November Synopsis Gender Links (GL) […]

Zim: Umguza RDC unveils mobile sexual health bus

Zim: Umguza RDC unveils mobile sexual health bus

BY NQOBANI NDLOVU UMGUZA Rural District Council (RDC) has unveiled a novel mobile bus campaign to conduct sexual reproductive and health rights (SRHR) education targeting young people in the district […]

July 31, 2019 Themes: Education | Youth Programs: Centres of Excellence | News

SABC 2 seTSWANA NEWS 10/12/2018

ADMINISTRATIVE INFORMATION Name of monitor: Your name Madikana Matjila Name of Television station: Channel where you are getting the story SABC 2 Name of programme: Name of News programme Setswana/Sepedi […]