Reproductive health

Zambia passes landmark Marriage Amendment Act 2023

Zambia passes landmark Marriage Amendment  Act 2023

By Equality Now LUSAKA – Zambia, January 18, 2024 – In a momentous stride towards safeguarding children’s rights, Zambia’s parliament passed the Marriage (Amendment) Act of 2023 on December 22, […]

Zim: Health Ministry signs Abortion Care Guidelines

Zim: Health Ministry signs Abortion Care Guidelines

The Acting Chief Director for Public Health, Dr W Nyamayaro, has signed off on the National Comprehensive Abortion Care (CA) guidelines for Zimbabwe after more than a year waiting period. […]

January 18, 2024 Themes: Health | Reproductive health Programs: Gender Justice

Intl.: Women Deliver Conference convened in Rwanda

Intl.: Women Deliver Conference convened in Rwanda

The Sixth Women Deliver 2023 Conference will convene for the first time on African soil in  Kigali, Rwanda from 17 – 20 July 2023 .  The conference is convened under […]

July 17, 2023 Themes: Gender equality | Reproductive health Programs: GL Services

SADC: Strengthening women’s voice & choice through media

SADC: Strengthening women’s voice & choice through media

Gender Links (GL) this week hosted Media and SRHR Policy and networking dialogues in Tanzania and Democratic Republic of Congo. Over 70 participants took part in these face to face […]

SADC: Call for journalists to participate in SRHR training

SADC: Call for journalists to participate in SRHR training

Gender Links (GL) invites journalists who report on Sexual and Reproductive Health Rights (SRHR) in the region to apply for a four days training programme organised online. The training seeks […]

November 11, 2022 Themes: Media | Reproductive health Programs: Gender & Media

SADC: GL & Amplify Change launch Voice & Choice Fund

SADC: GL & Amplify Change launch Voice & Choice Fund

Friday 22 July: Gender Links (GL) in partnership with Amplify Change, today announces the launch of the Voice and Choice Fund targeting Women’s Rights Organisations in Southern Africa focusing on Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights (SRHR). The […]

EOI: Call to serve on selection panel of new fund

EOI: Call to serve on selection panel of new fund

Call for EOI to serve on the Grants Selection Committee of the Voice and Choice Southern Africa Fund: please respond by Monday 15 August Gender Links seeks the services of  […]

June 26, 2022 Themes: Reproductive health | Sexual violence Programs: GL Services

GL partners with Amplify Change to boost SRHR

GL partners with Amplify Change to boost SRHR

Join the conversation: Date :          Thursday 31 March 2022 Time :          15:00 – 17:00 In person venue :          Gender Links Cottages To join online, click here Gender Links – Southern Africa Gender Community […]

March 31, 2022 Themes: Gender equality | Reproductive health Programs: Gender Justice

Malawi: Make sanitary ware accessible and affordable

Malawi: Make sanitary ware accessible and affordable

By Jennifer Changwanda Blantyre, 2 December: If Wongani Tembo* a form three secondary school learner at Lisumbwi Secondary School  in Mangochi District, eastern part of Malawi was given a chance […]

December 2, 2021 Themes: Reproductive health Programs: Advocacy | Gender Justice

Namibia launches 2021 Voice and Choice Barometer

Namibia launches 2021 Voice and Choice Barometer

Windhoek, 1 October 2021: The 13th edition of the 2021#VoiceandChoice Barometer is officially launched by the Deputy Minister in the Ministry of Gender Equality Poverty Eradication and Social Welfare Honourable […]