“It’s important to be aware of what’s going on in the world and to think about how you can start to make a difference, even when you’re a kid.”
In "Distant View of a Minaret," the late and much-neglected Egyptian writer Alifa Rifaat begins her short s
This past March was designated women's month in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC).
Women from across Zimbabwe have celebrated the launch of a strategic high-level women's coalition.
They held their first summit in Kadoma last month, convened by Gender Links, the Zimbabwe Local Government Associatio
A year ago, women were front and centre in the Arab Spring uprisings – acting as advocates, smuggling ammunitio
Joyce Banda, who has made history becoming Malawi's first female president and only the second woman to lead a countr
Malian women gathered in Bamako at a rally on Saturday (April 7) after leaders of Mali's coup and neighbouring countr
The experience of the Angolan women in politics must be utilised by other countries as they have made relevant progre
The Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) has become infamous in recent years as the “rape capital of the world,&r
Most African societies have patriarchal structures whereby men dominate the social, economic, and political realms of