Care work

GJLG Summit Namibia – Care work

NAME COUNCIL/ ORGANISATIONS BRIEF DESCRIPTION OF CASE STUDY Barnabas Kambara HIV & AIDs regional Org Swakopmund is a mining and coastal area where most people migrate for job opportunities and a preferable holiday destination that attracts tourists both local , regional and international as a result people engage in risky sexual behaviour that fuel HIV […]

GJLG Summit Zimbabwe – HIV AIDS

NAME COUNCIL/ ORGANISATIONS BRIEF DESCRIPTION OF CASE STUDY Precious Mutsetse Chiredzi Town Council The council with the support of various stakeholders through the poly-clinic is advocating for male involvement in in prevention ,care and support as a means aimed towards behaviour change to combat HIV/AIDS. Council has adopted an HIV/AIDS policy. An action plan has […]

GJLG Summit Botswana – HIV/AIDS and care work

NAME COUNCIL/ ORGANISATIONS Brief description of the case study Gasegale Sengwaketse Steps Southern Africa Advocacy organisation concerning the reproductive health and rights of people living with HIV(PLHIV) Boingotlo Gupta BommeIsago Association Address the Sexual Reproductive and Health rights and challenges faced by HIV Positive women. Direpang Segosebe Time of Relief Care for the Old Age […]

GJLG Summit Zambia – Care work

NAME COUNCIL/ ORGANISATIONS BRIEF DESCRIPTION OF CASE STUDY Theresa Sikunte Chishimba SWAAZ Providing care work to the terminally ill patients and also provide palliative care. Grace Siaminwe Mufulira Municipal Council Analyze the number of people seeking for Medical attention with HIV/AIDS related illnesses. Conduct Needs Assessment Sensitisation À“ involvement of men through these programmes. During […]

Swaziland: Challenges faced by care workers

Swaziland: Challenges faced by care workers

Article 27 of the SADC protocol on gender and development brought a somewhat glimmer of hope that the great work of care-givers will be recognised by signatories, which Swaziland forms part of.

Shamshad, la confectionneuse de matelas

En 2005, Shamshad retapait elle-meme son matelas. Quelques mois plus tard, elle se lancait dans la confection de cette indispensable pièce de literie. L’entrepreuneuse lorgne aujourd’hui le marché international.

Le travail la meilleure des thérapies

Clin d’oeil a Nathalie Perrier qui fait de l’artisannat pour surmonter sa maladie



Lesotho, August 2007