#Girls and Women

  • Article: 3 Ways South African Miss Universe Zozibini Tunzi Keeps Showing Up for Girls and Women

    3 Ways South African Miss Universe Zozibini Tunzi Keeps Showing Up for Girls and Women

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|March 25, 2020

    She is using her platform as Miss Universe to support leadership and education. Read more

  • Article: Just 1 in 5 Engineers in South Africa Are Women. It Inspired This Engineer to Break Down Barriers.

    Just 1 in 5 Engineers in South Africa Are Women. It Inspired This Engineer to Break Down Barriers.

    March 23, 2020

    “I want to be the role model I never had.” Read more

  • Article: These Are the 50 Most Powerful Women in Africa, According to Forbes

    These Are the 50 Most Powerful Women in Africa, According to Forbes

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|March 13, 2020

    It's the magazine's first ever pan-African list of powerful and influential women. Read more

  • Article: Africa's First Elected Female President Is Training a 'Wave' of Women Leaders

    Africa's First Elected Female President Is Training a 'Wave' of Women Leaders

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|March 6, 2020

    Ellen Johnson Sirleaf is joining with two other former presidents to launch a training initiative. Read more

  • Article: 5 Formidable Young Women Who Are Shaping Africa’s Future

    5 Formidable Young Women Who Are Shaping Africa’s Future

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|March 6, 2020

    “Somewhere a girl is facing injustices — so it is my duty to address them.” Read more

  • Article: What Does Universal Quality Education Really Mean for Sub-Saharan Africa?

    What Does Universal Quality Education Really Mean for Sub-Saharan Africa?

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|March 4, 2020

    Some 32 million children in the region are out of school. Read more

  • Article: Global Citizens Can Earn Tickets to Learn From Africa’s Biggest Bosses at SLAY Festival Johannesburg

    Global Citizens Can Earn Tickets to Learn From Africa’s Biggest Bosses at SLAY Festival Johannesburg

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Feb. 27, 2020

    We’ve got 20 pairs of tickets to give away. Read more

  • Article: Women and Girls Contribute Trillions of Dollars in Unpaid Labor Every Year

    Women and Girls Contribute Trillions of Dollars in Unpaid Labor Every Year

    By Brandon Wiggins|Feb. 20, 2020

    The world’s 22 richest men have more wealth than all of the women in Africa. Read more