Gender equality

GL mourns the passing of Mme Chigedze Chinyepi

GL mourns the passing of Mme Chigedze Chinyepi

Johannesburg, 26 May: Gender Links (GL) learned with deep shock and sadness of the passing away of its Botswana Office and SADC Liaison Director Chigedze Chinyepi on 26 May 2024. […]

Mau: Etat des lieux de la représentation des femmes en politique

Mau: Etat des lieux de la représentation des femmes en politique

Après plus d’un demi-siècle d’indépendance et 13 élections législatives, où en est la situation des femmes à Maurice en politique ? Certes la République de Maurice a fait preuve de […]

March 26, 2024 Themes: Gender equality | Politics Programs: Gender & Governance

SA Elections: Women in parliament likely to drop

SA Elections: Women in parliament likely to drop

Johannesburg, 31 May: As election results from the 2024 South African elections pour in, Gender Links (GL) predicts a drop in women’s representation in the national assembly of between three […]

March 25, 2024 Themes: Elections | Gender equality Programs: Gender & Governance | Women in Politics

Resta Dzvinyangoma: Life after overcoming painful situations

Alderman Resta Dzvinyangoma is the first-born daughter in a family of three girls and two boys. She was deprived of the right to finish her secondary school education by her […]

Voices Amplified: Women driving change in local govt

Voices Amplified: Women driving change in local govt

Welcome to the inaugural issue of Voices Amplified: Women Driving Change in Local Government . It is dedicated to celebrating the strength, resilience, and transformative power of women in politics. […]

Southern Africa: Voice and Choice awards

Southern Africa: Voice and Choice awards

Johannesburg, 8 November 2023: Grantees from 36 organisations across six SADC countries walked away with prizes in ten categories at a vibrant closing gala dinner on 2 November at the […]

November 13, 2023 Themes: Gender equality | LGBTI | Young Women Programs: Gender Justice

Take our survey on Women’s Political Participation

Take our survey on Women’s Political Participation

Make your voice count , take our survey on Women’s Political Participation in Africa Gender Links is working to Enhance Women’s Political Participation in Africa. We invite you to further […]

SA NGO Kwanele – winner of Grand Challenges Grant

SA NGO Kwanele – winner of Grand Challenges Grant

Kwanele – Bringing Women Justice is the winner of a #GrandChallengesgrant – an initiative fostering innovation to solve pressing global health and development problems and funded by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation! Leonora […]

August 14, 2023 Themes: Gender based violence | Gender equality Programs: Gender Justice

Women Deliver: Embracing Inclusivity

Women Deliver: Embracing Inclusivity

The Significance of a Unisex Bathroom at the Women Deliver Conference 2023 by Tabetha Rudo Kanengoni-Malinga The Women Deliver conference, a global gathering that celebrates the strength and resilience of women […]

August 10, 2023 Themes: Gender equality Programs: Gender Justice

Women Deliver: Decolonization of Power and Knowledge

Women Deliver: Decolonization of Power and Knowledge

by Leonora Tema The Women Deliver Conference, a global platform dedicated to advancing gender equality and women’s rights, convened in a gathering in July 2023 that left a profound impact on […]

August 7, 2023 Themes: Gender equality Programs: Gender Justice