Advocacy

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, […]

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

“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 […]

South Africa: Women’s Month 2023

South Africa: Women’s Month 2023

August marks Women’s Month and every year South Africa sets aside this month to commemorate National Women’s Day and to celebrate the achievements of women from all walks of life […]

Shaping a future of Rights through press freedom

Shaping a future of Rights through press freedom

World Press Freedom Day was celebrated on 3 May 2023.  This year is the 30th anniversary of World Press Freedom Day and is  being observed under the theme “Shaping a […]

Mauritius: Learning about stability

“In 10 years’ time, I still see myself working in the field of gardening and landscaping but also running my own business on the side.” My name is Estelle and […]

April 13, 2023 Themes: Emotional violence | Young Women Programs: Advocacy | Gender Justice

Mauritius: Building resilience after years of abuse

“I want to learn how to love myself, give myself more value, and put myself first.” My name is Esha and I am 36 years old. I am a mother […]