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Cyber bullying; an emerging threat to female leadership

Cyber bullying; an emerging threat to female leadership

By: Boitshepo Balozwi This weekend in Gaborone the Commonwealth Women Parliamentarians met under the umbrella of the 49th Commonwealth Parliamentary Association Africa Region Conference. The focus of the women centered symposium was cyberbullying, and how it impedes on the rights and privileges of female members of parliament. Convening the Commonwealth Women Parliamentarians meeting on Saturday […]

September 3, 2018 Themes: Gender based violence | ICT's Programs: News

Global: Celebrating World Press Freedom Day

Global: Celebrating World Press Freedom Day

Johannesburg, 2 May: On 3 May, we commemorate World Press Freedom Day (WPFD) under the theme “Keeping Power in Check: Media, Justice and The Rule of Law”. This year’s celebrations take place amidst the strengthening of the #MeToo campaign concerning sexual harassment (online and offline), safety of female journalists and campaigns against gender pay gaps […]

CSW 2018: GAMAG Statement to the Commission

CSW 2018: GAMAG Statement to the Commission

Toronto, 20 October 2017: The Global Alliance on Media and Gender (GAMAG) urges the Commission on the Status of Women (CSW) to take action to advance gender equality in and through the media, information and communication technologies. In its statement to the Commission, GAMAG outlines eight (8) policy and practice actions for UN Member States, […]

October 26, 2017 Themes: Gender equality | ICT's | Media Programs: Gender & Media

ICTs

ICTs

Madagascar, 2015

September 22, 2016 Themes: ICT's Programs: SADC Gender Protocol & Alliance

Making waves: media’s potential for girls in the Global South

Girls are slowly becoming a growing priority for the international development community and they are investing in girls’ empowerment. The interplay between gender and media has been investigated with regard to girls in the Global North, but the role the media plays in girls’ lives in the South needs more study. This policy briefing seeks […]

September 21, 2016 Themes: ICT's | Media | Young Women Programs: Gender and Media Diversity Centre (GMDC)

African media online

African media is increasingly using the internet as an output device. Using new technologies we can increasingly develop our riches for internal and external audiences.

June 22, 2016 Themes: ICT's | Media Programs: Gender and Media Diversity Centre (GMDC)

Bridging the ICT gap among female and male teachers

Name of article:  Bridging the ICT gap among female and male teachers  Name of publication: The Broadcasters Organisation Country: Botswana Theme: Gender Equality Quotable quotes Provide one quote from your story that demonstrates what has changed in your life/ the life of the leader since you/the leader became gender aware. ‘Gender issues need me and […]

Information Technology

Information Technology

South Africa, June 2016

June 3, 2016 Themes: ICT's Programs: Strategic Communications and IT Training

Evaluation matters: gender inequality and you

A quarterly knowledge publication of the operations evaluation department of the African Development Bank Group. This issue is entitled Gender Inequality and You and the articles include Gender equality is the goal: gender mainstreaming is the means; Evaluation as a tool in gender mainstreaming; Beyond repetitive evaluations of gender mainstreaming and South Africa and Rwanda […]

Learning journey: Finding pleasure in the job

“Pleasure in the job puts perfection in the work”- Aristotle With the changes taking place in the technological arena, it is sometimes difficult to work out what my next new role should be in order to succeed as an ICT professional, but that is what makes the job interesting. I have been with Gender Links […]

May 8, 2016 Themes: Gender equality | ICT's Programs: News