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South Africa: Awards Encourage Gender Champions to Keep Fighting

South Africa: Gender Protocol@Work Summit came to a jubilant and celebratory close at the Kopanong Hotel and Conference Centre, after Gender Links awarded drivers of change for their work in advancing gender equality.

Mfanezwelo Shozi Chairperson of the Commission on Gender Equality (CGE), was the keynote speaker, said that educating people about gender equality in South Africa remains crucial for the cause. He emphasized the need for government to develop and implement a sustained campaign to end gender based violence (GBV), which persists unabated in South Africa.

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Source: Allafrica