Zim: GRB toolkit for local government launched

Zim: GRB toolkit for local government launched

Harare, 23 November 2022: Gender Links (GL). The Zimbabwe summit which ended in Harare on Tuesday 22 November 2022 brought together over 130 participants from 60 local authorities participating and sharing best practices on gender mainstreaming, gender-responsive budgeting, and drivers of change from which emerged seven winners and seven runners-up. The summit attracted high-level buy-in […]

Agenda 2063: The Africa we want

This is the popular version of Agenda 2063 published by the African Union Commission in which the African aspirations for 2063 are laid out. It includes the call to action.

Regional Strategy and Framework of Action for Addressing Gender Based Violence 2018 – 2030

Peace and security have always been central to SADC’s regional integration strategy. In spite of this gender -based violence (GBV) continues to be a threat to human security, peace and development. In light of this Ministers responsible for gender resolved that the Secretariat should facilitate the development of a strategy for addressing gender-based violence. The […]

Regional Strategy on Women, Peace and Security 2018 – 2022

This strategy advances the quest for a prosperous and peaceful Africa in which women, men, girls and boys are all able to live with human dignity. Gender equality, women’s participation in peace and security processes, the prevention of sexual and gender based violence and the protection of women in conflict and post-conflict situations are essential […]

The Uganda Gender Policy

The Uganda Gender Policy is an integral part of the national development policies. It is a framework for redressing gender imbalances as well a guide to all development practitioners. The aim is to guide all levels of planning and resource allocation with a gender perspective.

SADC Protocol Tracker Report on Corruption

The SADC Council of NGOs is producing a series of SADC Protocol Trackers aimed at creating an environment of accountability and compliance and ultimately leading to the development of enforcement mechanisms at national and regional level. In this Protocol Tracker on Corruption worrying trends are emerging that require urgent responses by leaders and citizens.The socio-economic […]

The Southern Africa Civil Society Poverty and Development Charter

The Charter provides a concrete and concise standpoint to SADC member states, the SADC Secretariat, the business community and other stakeholders, on the civil society perspective on poverty eradication and sustainable development for constructive dialogue and engagement in the region.

Protocols and Service Standards for Prevention and Management of Gender-based Violence for Health Care Providers

These protocols and service standards are designed to support the Ministry of Health Strategic Plan and other existing Government and African regional and continental policies to effectively integrate gender-based violence prevention and management issues in health services. This includes a protocol for clinical management for survivors of sexual violence.

#VoiceandChoice & State of Women in SADC Barometers launched

#VoiceandChoice & State of Women in SADC Barometers launched

Johannesburg: Gender activists from across Southern Africa will on 22 August launch the#VoiceandChoice 2019 Barometer alongside the  State of Women in SADC 2019 report. The Barometer has been produced for the last eleven years by the Southern African Gender Protocol Alliance, a network of Women’s Rights Organisations that campaigned for the SADC Protocol on Gender […]

Encontro de reflexão sobre o Protocolo da SADC Sobre Género e Desenvolvimento E o Papel dos Partidos Políticos no avanço da Agenda 2030

Por: Graça Maria- Maputo, 14th August 2019- A Gender Links Moçambique realizou hoje, dia 14 de Agosto, um workshop de reflexão sobre o Protocolo da SADC Sobre Género e Desenvolvimento e o Papel dos Partidos Políticos no avanço da Agenda 2030. O mesmo visava discutir a representação equitativa de mulheres e homens na apresentação das […]