South Africa: Working mama

South Africa: Working mama

By Shaudzirai Mudekunye I was inspired this weekend by a Netflix show, Workin’ Mama’s, that at first I didn’t think I would like, and then, well, the whole season later, I decided it was not a total waste of my time. What drew me to this show- really? To be honest, it was the title […]

March 12, 2019 Themes: Business | Feminism Programs: Gender and Media Diversity Centre (GMDC)

SABC 3: Isidingo- The Need Ep 201 21/12/2018

Name of monitor: Patricia Mahachi Name of Television station: SABC 3 Name of programme: Isidingo –The Need Date of broadcast: 21/12/2018  Genre: Drama Series Episode: 201 Time: Time of broadcast: 19:00:19:30 GBV focus: GBV Gem Classification:  Gender Aware Theme: GBV, Crime and Violence Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=11tjCZuxIEs Scene 1: 18:12 – 19:12 Scene 2: 21:10 – 22:57   Description This analysis looks at two […]

ETV: News @ 9 Sports News & Comment Analysis- 04/12/2018

Name of monitor: Madikana Matjila Name of programme: ETV News time Date of broadcast: 04 December 2018 Time: 20H00 – 20H30 Genre: Analysis and Commentary   Theme: Sports, awards Skills: Ethics, Portrayal ,Language,Perspective GBV focus explicit or implicit? Implicit Gem Classification: Gender Aware If no link provide the artefact upload on dropbox   Brief description of news story: Ada Hagerberg […]

SABC 3: Advocate Shamila Batoli appointed as new NDPP head – 04/12/2018

Name of monitor: Patricia Mahachi Name of Television station: SABC 3 Name of programme: News @ 9 Date of broadcast: 04/12/2018 Genre: News Time: Time of broadcast: 21:00:21:30 GBV focus: Implicit Gem Classification: Gender Aware Story number: 3 Theme: Gender Equality and Women Empowerment Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sEwKU90ndOw * I don’t think this case study should be […]

Etv: Rhythm City Ep 2976 – 03/12/2018

Name of monitor: Mauwane Raophala Name of Television station: Etv Name of programme: Rhythm City Date of broadcast: Episode 2976, 03 December 2018 Time: 19h00 – 19h30 Genre:Drama Series                                                     […]

Mauritius: Sakinah Caunhye

“GL has given me a lot of my “first times”.” First workshop was about GBV at Gold Crest Hotel in 2012 – That was the first time in my life I ever attended a “workshop” Second time, Mme Loga and the crew came to uni for a presentation about a book or the launch of […]

September 19, 2018 Themes: Drivers of Change | Education | Feminism | GBV | Gender based violence Programs: Protocol @ work

Mauritius: Laura Samoisy

”Aujourd’hui j’affirme haut et fort que Gender Links a changé ma vie, a changé ma perception de voir les choses. Je ne tolère plus les attitudes machistes que peuvent adopter certains de mes collègues masculins à l’égard de leurs collègues féminins. Ce que je trouvais normal un an de cela ne  l’est plus aujourd’hui.” Première […]

September 19, 2018 Themes: Feminism | GBV | Gender based violence Programs: Protocol @ work

Botswana: Gogontlejang Phaladi

“Embracing being a Young African Woman Leader, an Active Agent of Change, a Catalyst of Development and a Trendsetter!” Being given an opportunity to deliver a motivational speech at the Regional SADC Gender Protocol Summit and Awards in 2013, held in Johannesburg, South Africa. It was a really humbling experience to deliver a speech along […]

Mauritius: Ms Bhurdool

The best experience that Ms Bhurdool has had with Gender Links (GL) has been the enriching and powerful lessons received from the village workshops she has attended. Bhurdool has been attending the workshops of GL since long and believes that these have helped her a great deal in becoming what she is today as she […]

September 19, 2018 Themes: Entrepreneurship | Feminism | Human Rights Programs: Protocol @ work

Mauritius: The wind of Change in Savanne by a motivated Councillor

The project was initiated by Priscilla Bignoux after she delivered a course to people in the region of Souillac. The project seeks to tackle the problem of domestic violence affecting many families through training sessions. The aim of the project was to pass a message of non-violence. It aims to preach the idea that both […]