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Eva-Lotta Jansson

Eva-Lotta Jansson

    Lesotho chieftainship for men only
    Lesotho chieftainship for men only
    In a case brought by Senate Masupha, the first-born female child of a chief, Lesotho's ­Constitutional Court has reiterated that daughters...
    Migrant workers: The human right to access health care
    Migrant workers: The human right to access health care
    This is according to Mpilo Nkomo, officer in charge at the International Organization for Migration's (IOM) office in Musina.
    Security doesn't flow across the river
    Security doesn't flow across the river
    Many women from Zimbabwe come to South Africa looking for work on farms near the border. They arrive in South Africa illegally by crossing the...
    Migrant workers owed billions in 'unclaimed' social security funds
    Migrant workers owed billions in 'unclaimed' social security funds
    Many are unable to access their social and security benefits when they leave work, dooming them and their families to continued poverty, while...
    Ousted leader's journey from chief to domestic worker
    Ousted leader's journey from chief to domestic worker
    In Lesotho, Tabitha Phaloane was a village chief, governing the affairs of about 3 000 rural people. In Johannesburg she is a domestic worker,...
    The Maasai sisterhood of education
    The Maasai sisterhood of education
    It's as if they speak with one voice, the young Maasai women who have escaped being sold into marriage -- at least for now -- to pursue an...
    Microcredit gives entrepreneurs in Kenya new reason to dream
    Microcredit gives entrepreneurs in Kenya new reason to dream
    'You may start very small but [by] the way you handle the money [and] the accountability you give to the bank, they understand that you can handle...