Deadline: 10 August 2010.The key aim of the GraÃ§a Machel Scholarship Programme is to help provide the female human resources necessary for economic, social and cultural development in the southern African region and to develop an educated and skilled workforce that can benefit the wider community.
Open to applicants from Southern African Region .A course for young feminist advocates in NGOs, the public and private sectors.Organised by: The Institute of peace, Leadership and Goverance (IPLG) at Africa University and The Open Society Initiative for Southern Africa (OSISA).Venue: Mutare, Zimbabwe, 16 - 28 August, 2010.Deadline for receipt of application is Friday, 09 July 2010.
What was expected to be an everlasting union has turned into a nightmare for young Alice Ndare (not her real name) who married her Yugoslav boyfriend and relocated to his country in 2004.
Twenty-eight years ago, nurse Edna Masiyiwa would never have dreamt of earning the same salary as her male counterparts. Because she was female, she had to settle for lower pay even though she possessed the same qualifications with her male counterparts.
Sheila Kapungu, Oxfamâ€™s Gender Programme Officer for Zimbabwe, gave a talk on Tuesday evening about what life is like for women living in Zimbabwe.
Secretary Clinton today announced the 10 winners of this yearâ€™s International Women of Courage (IWOC) award. On March 10, Secretary Clinton will present the awards to the honorees at the Department of State.