Local Government

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 […]

A councillor should ensure the mental, physical as well as spiritual emancipation of inhabitants in the locality.

Dhanita Devi Ramsaran is an elected village councillor of the District Council of Flacq since the year 2020. She has known Gender Links via social media and has also previously […]

Additionally, as a dedicated pastor, she takes her advocacy several steps ahead : she shares the beauty and necessity of equality between men and women with the followers of her faith.

Additionally, as a dedicated pastor, she takes her advocacy several steps ahead : she shares the beauty and necessity of equality between men and women with the followers of her faith.

Natacha Hossanny began her career as an officer at the Municipality of Port-Louis (MPL) in 2012. She has known Gender Links (GL) since then and has witnessed the admirable endeavour […]

Embracing the fundamental principles of democracy, she dreams of a society where freedom of expression flourishes, empowering every citizen to voice their opinions without fear or restraint.

Embracing the fundamental principles of democracy, she dreams of a society where freedom of expression flourishes, empowering every citizen to voice their opinions without fear or restraint.

Anoushka Jyotee Greedharree Oogarah has first heard of Gender Links (GL) through its shelter, Safe Haven Halfway Home (SHHH). She expresses her desire to extend her warmest congratulations to the […]

Call for applications on Economic power to end GBV

Call for applications on Economic power to end GBV

Gender Links (GL) seeks summit applications from women entrepreneurs, men working as partners to prevent gender based violence, journalists and local authorities in Eswatini, Madagascar and South Africa to showcase […]

Zimbabwe: Quotas alone not enough

Zimbabwe: Quotas alone not enough

Harare, 25 October 2021: Zimbabwean women politicians have stepped up dialogue on operationalising the local government quota ahead of the 2023 elections. Following an earlier strategy meeting that outlined the […]

Zimbabwe: Local govt quota takes shape ahead of 2023 elections

Zimbabwe: Local govt quota takes shape ahead of 2023 elections

Harare, 20 September 2021: The process of operationalising the recently adopted quota for women in local government in Zimbabwe is now in full swing, following the successful campaign for the […]

Zimbabwe: Shingirirai Tanaka Chikazhe

Zimbabwe: Shingirirai Tanaka Chikazhe

Name Shingirirai Tanaka Surname Chikazhe Sex ü  Male     Name of Organisation National Junior Councils Association of Zimbabwe (NJCA) Designation Executive Director Country Zimbabwe Province Harare Metropolitan City/ Town/ […]

May 26, 2021 Themes: Drivers of Change | Local Government | Youth Programs: Gender & Governance

Zimbabwe: Phineas Sanyanga

Zimbabwe: Phineas Sanyanga

  Name Phineas Surname Sanyanga Sex ¨ Female   √¨ Male Name of Organisation Redcliff Town Municipality Junior Council Designation Junior Mayor for Redcliff Town Junior Council Country Zimbabwe Province […]

May 24, 2021 Themes: Drivers of Change | Local Government | Youth Programs: Gender & Governance

Zimbabwe: Lincorn Katakwa

Zimbabwe: Lincorn Katakwa

Name Lincorn Surname Katakwa Sex Male   Name of Organisation National Junior Council Association Of Zimbabwe Designation Country Zimbabwe Province Manicaland City/ Town/ Village Mutare Email   lkatakwa6@gmail.com Cell e.g. […]

May 24, 2021 Themes: Drivers of Change | Local Government | Youth Programs: Gender & Governance