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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 fund is part of GL’s vision of an inclusive, equal and just society in which women and girls in all their diversities exercise their voice […]

Mauritius: Gender Links hosts 50-50 symposium

Mauritius: Gender Links hosts 50-50 symposium

Gender Links Mauritius in partnership with the Delegation of the European Union to the Republic of Mauritius and to the Republic of Seychelles is pleased to invite you for a 50-50 Symposium which is part of Gender Links project co-funded by the European Union. You are invited to join the event virtually as from 10.00 […]

Priya’s story from Safe Haven Halfway Home

“Although I sometimes feel low, I look in the mirror and remind myself not to give up.” My name is Priya and I am 20 years old. I came to Safe Haven Halfway Home in September 2019 after suffering physical and mental abuse from my relatives. I was five years old when my mother became […]

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 Royal /Ui/O/OO with the UNFPA Country Representative Sheila Roseau. “The findings of the Barometer suggest that there is need to focus on Adolescent SRHR and […]

Southern Africa: Women call for an end to unsafe abortion

Southern Africa: Women call for an end to unsafe abortion

Johannesburg, 4 October: Women’s rights organisations across the Southern African Development Community (SADC) are calling for safe abortion – one of the simplest, most cost effective medical procedures – to be legalised in every country. Almost one quarter of all pregnancies in the region end in unsafe abortion, a major contributor to high maternal mortality […]

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/ Village Harare Email   shingi.chikazhe@gmail.com Cell e.g. 00 27 82 665 1742 00263734122672 Age Group (please tick) oYounger than 18 18-25o ü  26-40 41-50o 51-60 […]

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 Midlands City/ Town/ Village City Email   Phineassanyanga@gmail.com Cell e.g. 00 27 82 665 1742 +263 (0) 71 846 2639 Age Group (please tick) oYounger […]

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. 00 27 82 665 1742 00263 776 483 873 Age Group (please tick) 18-25o Education level Secondary School o First met GL Year 2018 Event At […]

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

Zimbabwe:Melissa Munyoro

Zimbabwe:Melissa Munyoro

Quotable quotes Justice delayed is justice denied. (William E. Gladstone) Name Melisa Surname Munyoro Sex  Female   ¨ Male Name of Organisation National Junior Council Association of Zimbabwe (NJCA) Designation NJCA Intern Country Zimbabwe Province Harare City/ Town/ Village Harare Email   melisamunyoro07@gmail.com Cell e.g. 00 27 82 665 1742 +263 773799853 / +263 715783646 […]

May 20, 2021 Themes: Drivers of Change | Local Government | Youth Programs: Gender & Governance

Zimbabwe: Ryan Zibani

Zimbabwe: Ryan Zibani

’’Leadership means serving everyone despite of our various differences. A leader is for all’’ Name Ryan Surname Zibani Sex male     Name of Organisation Manyame Rural district council Designation Junior chairperson/ junior counsellor Country zimbabwe Province Mashonaland-East City/ Town/ Village Seke [marufu village] Email   www.ryanzibani@gmail.com Cell e.g. 00 27 82 665 1742 00 […]

May 20, 2021 Themes: Drivers of Change | Local Government | Youth Programs: Gender & Governance