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Rumana Akoob

Rumana Akoob

    Another NGO deals with sexual harassment claim
    Another NGO deals with sexual harassment claim
    The Centre for Applied Legal Studies (CALS) on Tuesday released a statement about a case of sexual harassment brought against a former staff member...
    New SANRAL policy pushes transformation in construction and engineering sectors
    New SANRAL policy pushes transformation in construction and engineering sectors
    The final version of a new policy adopted by the South African National Roads Agency SOC Limited (SANRAL) that intends to reshape the construction...
    Equal Education grapples with ‘toxic’ culture
    Equal Education grapples with ‘toxic’ culture
    In the wake of its sexual harassment scandal, Equal Education’s management will carry out a “broad assessment” of the organisation’s...
    LRC allows 'harasser' to resign
    LRC allows 'harasser' to resign
    The Legal Resources Centre (LRC) has allowed an alleged sexual harasser to resign without public censure — despite an independent investigation upholding the evidence of his accusers....
    Clash of the cultures: The absolute monarchy and the music festival
    Clash of the cultures: The absolute monarchy and the music festival
    Change comes slowly to eSwatini. The nation formerly known as Swaziland — and still labelled as such at border posts, on road signs and on...
    NGOs tighten up on sexual harassment policies
    NGOs tighten up on sexual harassment policies
    Civil society organisations in South Africa are reviewing their own sexual harassment policies, following the Mail & Guardian’s exposé of the sexual...
    Scandal-hit NGO opens three probes
    Scandal-hit NGO opens three probes
    Equal Education is setting up three inquiries in response to sexual harassment allegations at the organisation.
    Donors pause Equal Education funding  after sexual harassment scandal
    Donors pause Equal Education funding after sexual harassment scandal
    Two of Equal Education’s donors have suspended funding in the wake of the sexual harassment scandal that has engulfed the civil society organisation....
    ‘Close friends’ of accused ran Equal Education’s sexual harassment investigation
    ‘Close friends’ of accused ran Equal Education’s sexual harassment investigation
    A 2011 investigation into sexual harassment allegations at Equal Education was conducted by close friends of the accused person, the Mail &...
    W. Cape suspends Equal Education’s school operations after sexual harassment claims
    W. Cape suspends Equal Education’s school operations after sexual harassment claims
    The Western Cape government has ordered that Equal Education “cease operations” at schools around the province until they meet to discuss a way...
    Equal Education treasurer resigns following sexual harassment allegations
    Equal Education treasurer resigns following sexual harassment allegations
    Doron Isaacs has resigned from Equal Education following allegations of sexual assault and harassment revealed on Friday by the Mail & Guardian....
    Equal Education’s call for Doron Isaacs’ suspension after harassment allegations
    Equal Education’s call for Doron Isaacs’ suspension after harassment allegations
    Equal Education’s management have requested that Doron Isaacs, who is facing multiple sexual harassment allegations, be suspended. They have...