#Gender

  • Article: Over 4,500 Women Reported Missing in South Africa Between 2016 and 2019: Police Minister

    Over 4,500 Women Reported Missing in South Africa Between 2016 and 2019: Police Minister

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Jan. 22, 2020

    Gender-based violence is a profound problem in the country. Read more

  • Article: Saudi Arabia Will No Longer Require Gender-Segregated Entrances in Restaurants

    Saudi Arabia Will No Longer Require Gender-Segregated Entrances in Restaurants

    By Catherine Caruso|Dec. 10, 2019

    Restaurants were previously required to provide separate entrances for women and unaccompanied men. Read more

  • Article: Men Sweeping? Women Inheriting? How Rural Kenyans Are Shaking Up Traditional Gender Roles

    Men Sweeping? Women Inheriting? How Rural Kenyans Are Shaking Up Traditional Gender Roles

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Nov. 1, 2019

    It's part of an effort to loosen gender restrictions that hold back economic and social progress. Read more

  • Article: This Is Why Coca-Cola Africa Is Investing in a World Without Waste

    This Is Why Coca-Cola Africa Is Investing in a World Without Waste

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Coca-Cola Africa|Oct. 14, 2019

    The campaign is a global call to action for all of us to eliminate plastic pollution. Read more

  • Article: #AmINext: South African Women Are Sharing Really Heartbreaking Personal Stories of Gender Violence

    #AmINext: South African Women Are Sharing Really Heartbreaking Personal Stories of Gender Violence

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Sept. 3, 2019

    South Africa is said to be one of the most violent places in the world for women and girls. Read more

  • Article: These 2 Ads Are the First Banned in the UK for Gender Stereotyping

    These 2 Ads Are the First Banned in the UK for Gender Stereotyping

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Aug. 14, 2019

    Campaigners say advertising reinforces sexist stereotypes and views and limits girls' aspirations. Read more

  • Article: South African Singer Lira Is Africa’s First Barbie Doll. Here's Why That's a Huge Deal.

    South African Singer Lira Is Africa’s First Barbie Doll. Here's Why That's a Huge Deal.

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Aug. 14, 2019

    Representation is inspiration. Read more

  • Article: This South African Artist Uses Henna to Boost Representation of Muslim Feminists

    This South African Artist Uses Henna to Boost Representation of Muslim Feminists

    From Beautiful News|July 29, 2019

    “There aren’t enough spaces that represent modern Muslim women.” Read more