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African elections put fewer women in Parliament
African elections put fewer women in Parliament
Elections in East and Southern Africa have left fewer women in politics, placing countries at risk of not meeting equality targets, the UN said.
No place for complacency in gender equity
No place for complacency in gender equity
South Africa has a balance of men and women in Parliament that would rival Nordic countries, but it shouldn't rest on its laurels.
Play gives voice to traditionally silent males
Play gives voice to traditionally silent males
During gender activism campaigns like the 16 Days of Activism, one group of voices is traditionally silent: those of men.
We are a nation crying out for help
We are a nation crying out for help
What's wrong with us? With our abnormally high incidence of rape it's a question SA have to ask. This report is part of our 16 Days of Activism series
Commission flogs gender laggards
Commission flogs gender laggards
For the first time, companies and government departments have been called to account for their lack of gender transformation.
Gender coverage: Thought Leader leads the pack
Gender coverage: Thought Leader leads the pack
M&G blogging platform Thought Leader was named in a study as the forum where "most analytic discussion of sexual violence" takes place.
How music depicts violence against women and children
How music depicts violence against women and children
There are many in the fields of popular and alternative music that speak about violence against women and children from a different angle.
Anomalies in Sexual Offences Act challenged
Anomalies in Sexual Offences Act challenged
The Teddy Bear Clinic and Resources aimed at the Prevention of Child Abuse and Neglect filed papers to challenge anomalies in the Sexual Offences Act.
If we can't tell rape from sex, something is terribly wrong
If we can't tell rape from sex, something is terribly wrong
When the story about a Jules High School girl allegedly being raped hit the headlines, I had a flash back to my worst moment as a mother.
How do the media cover issues of gender?
How do the media cover issues of gender?
During the 16 Days of No Violence against Women and Children the media will play a vital role in getting the campaign's messages out to the public.

Client Media Releases

Imperial Logistics partners with LMI Holdings
NWU prof appointed to GIF SA Chapter
Sanral helps stop black-outs in automotive manufacturing capital
MTN cautions its customers about bill shock