Entrepreneurship

Africa: Young Women lead tech revolution in lockdown!

Africa: Young Women lead tech revolution in lockdown!

Johannesburg 22 September: On the eve of SA Heritage Day, UN Women, Gender Links and business partners promoting gender equality today celebrated outstanding young women in Kenya, Uganda and South Africa using technology to advance their enterprises. Ten young women (first, second and third prize in each country, and two joint third prizes in South […]

September 22, 2021 Themes: Entrepreneurship Programs: Entrepreneurship | Gender Justice

SA: Young Women’s Entrepreneurship Challenge

SA: Young Women’s Entrepreneurship Challenge

Johannesburg, 31 August: Gender Links and UN Women are calling for young women entrepreneurs between ages 20 and 30 from South Africa ,to share their voices through a competitive challenge on how they can best be supported by private sector and other key stakeholders/partners. Globally to-date there are 5000, companies that have signed on to Women […]

July 28, 2021 Themes: Economics | Entrepreneurship Programs: Economic Justice | Entrepreneurship

Lesotho:Nthatisi Motsamai

Nthatisi Motsamai is a young entrepreneur who is owning hair and beauty salon and at the same time she is selling Inuka products. She wanted to be involved in the sports field as part of work at the beginning but she was not motivated. She was also talented on hairdressing as she started trying her […]

November 27, 2020 Themes: Entrepreneurship Programs: Entrepreneurship | Gender Violence

Lesotho:Mampeoane Mokete

Mampeoane Mokete is an entrepreneur who started a business after being disappointed by not being able to go to university. She was too much dependent to her husband as he was the only one working therefore he was a breadwinner. Mokete started to ask a capital from her husband and fortunately he agreed and gave […]

November 27, 2020 Themes: Entrepreneurship Programs: Entrepreneurship | Protocol @ work

I story COVID -19 in the streets on Dar es Salaam

I story  COVID -19 in the streets on Dar es Salaam

By JAMES KAMALA. Dar es Salaam, 02 June: One rainy morning, I boarded a bus to go looking for stories on  he outskirts of Dar es Salaam as I usually do. To update myself with what dominates the headlines, I was busy surfing the morning news when a woman with a baby entered the same […]

Botswana: Sethunya Selhojoe

May 22, 2020 Themes: Entrepreneurship Programs: Entrepreneurship

Mauritius: Sandra

May 22, 2020 Themes: Entrepreneurship Programs: Entrepreneurship

eSwatini: Zandile Dlamini

May 22, 2020 Themes: Entrepreneurship Programs: Entrepreneurship

Lesotho: Malisema Fosere

May 22, 2020 Themes: Entrepreneurship Programs: Entrepreneurship

Botswana: Afitile Lebakeng

Click here to read about Afitile Lebakeng’s journey with Gender Links

May 22, 2020 Themes: Economics | Entrepreneurship Programs: Entrepreneurship