Gender Equity

Posted by in News on September 25, 2019

Nigeria Must Mind The Wide Gap

All over the world, gender inequality has been analyzed as one of the major causes of poverty for women. In…

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Posted by in News on September 11, 2019

Activists In RSA Urge All Of Us To Act: We All Have A Role To Play.

Several women, including long-time community activists, took center stage nationally this past week during the massive marches in Cape Town…

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Posted by in News on August 26, 2019

Kampala’s Market Women Unite Against Harassment

There is a growing attention on addressing harassment at formal and informal workplaces. Several initiatives are being taken to making…

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Posted by in News on March 16, 2015

Africa: Global Fund Work Falling Short On Gender-Related Issues

Africa: The Global Fund’s efforts to put women and girls at the center of its work on HIV, TB and…

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Posted by in News on February 25, 2015

Young children must be protected from ingrained gender stereotypes

Gender stereotypes: That young people might be deeply influenced by the gender stereotypes thrust upon them should give us all…

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Posted by in News on February 9, 2015

Parties call for Gender Equality and Human Rights in Geneva Climate Talks

Geneva, Switzerland: The first Party to take the floor, the Government of Mexico called for “Parties to respect human rights and…

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Posted by in News on December 17, 2014

Church of England’s first female bishop named as Libby Lane

UK/Global: The Rev Libby Lane, a parish priest from Crewe, is the surprise choice for the Church of England’s first…

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Posted by in News on November 3, 2014

Uganda Has Widest Gender Gap in East Africa

Uganda is the least gender-equal society in East Africa, the 2014 Global Gender Gap Index has revealed. Read this story…

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Posted by in News on October 28, 2014

‘Sweeping change’ narrows global gender gap

Global: Increased access for women to politics and the workforce has narrowed the global gender gap in the past 10…

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Posted by in News on October 2, 2014

Tanzania: ‘New Constitution Honours Gender Equality in Land Ownership’

There is jubilation among women in different regions, after the Draft constitution decided to include a section that gives women…

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