ARTICLES RELATING TO WOMEN EMPOWERMENT

Hulisani Ravele says Noni Gasa’s representation inspired her as a young woman

2019-10-11 10:46

Representation matters, especially for the marginalised.

Sanlam, empowering women employees to embrace that slasher life

2019-08-30 12:12

This Women’s Month, some of Sanlam’s dynamic ladies share how they think corporates can support women having side gigs/side careers.

Warehouse of Cape Town clothing scheme that empowers moms burns down

2019-06-12 08:16

The Clothing Bank, which equips around 400 women in Cape Town with crucial business skills, recently had its warehouse with R15m in stock destroyed in a fire.

Tumi Voster's GRL PWR series is about empowering both the girl child and the women they look up to

2019-05-31 16:25

“Implementing your success in 2019,” and beyond. Plus, more pearls of wisdom from this young powerhouse.

These women are using Instagram to document incidents of catcalling exactly where they happen

2019-05-21 17:14

Around the world, women are chalking catcalls on the pavement at the place they happened.

10 women who made discoveries that helped shape the world as we know it today

2019-05-17 12:32

We can’t imagine what life would be like today if it weren’t for these women who made world-changing discoveries. We’re looking at women who were instrumental in breaking ground, either by discovery or invention, in the fields of medicine, technology, mathematics, physics, and more.

Queen Latifah is opening doors for more black women to make magic behind the camera

2019-05-02 10:35

Queen Latifah has teamed up with Hulu and Procter & Gamble to form the "Queen Collective," which aims to assist female film directors of colour.

 

Saudi rapper faces arrest for song on women's independence amid accusations of defiling customs

2020-02-27 14:19

Saudi officials have ordered the arrest of female rapper Ayasel Slay over her song 'Girl from Mecca'.

Women in Beer: Meet South Africa's first black female brewmaster

2019-10-15 12:33

An uplifting article about women empowered - make way for South Africa's first ever black female brewer. Apiwe Nxusani-Mawela is slaying!

At her UJ visit Meghan Markle says education is key in women empowerment

2019-10-02 12:55

The Duchess and Duke of Sussex's royal tour is drawing to a close, and Meghan spent her last day apart from her husband promoting the role of education in gender equality.

Rosa Parks and Sally Ride among the latest icons to be honored by Mattel with their own Barbie Doll's

2019-08-29 12:25

In light of Women Equality Day, Mattel has decided to honor civil rights activist Rosa Parks and first female astronaut Sally Ride with their very own Barbie dolls.

“Women can go so much further if they stick together”- founder of In Good Company and Siko Republik CEO, Jabulile Gwala

2019-08-06 15:17

She opens up about her journey as a corporate boss and entrepreneur

Serena Williams is the first athlete on Forbes' list of Richest self-made Women

2019-06-05 16:32

Serena Williams is worth an estimated $225 million, according to Forbes.

Jessica Cox is the world’s first-ever certified pilot who uses just her feet to fly an aircraft

2019-05-23 15:23

"If I can fly an aircraft without any arms, what can't you do?" - Jessica Cox

Why our politics needs a good dose of femininity

2019-05-21 05:00

Those making the case for higher representation of women in public life and service need to base it on the value this would add to ensuring that feminine values are infused into our politics, writes Mamphela Ramphele.

Jameela Jamil slams abortion ban, saying the "best decision" she ever made was having an abortion

2019-05-17 11:10

Following Georgia's passing of the HB 481 bill, which allows charges to be filed against women who abort their babies once a heartbeat is detected, Jameela took to social media to share her pro-choice stance.

Two of the incredible women smashing stereotypes as they conquer Mount Everest in their hijabs are from SA

2019-03-19 17:33

They have all the strength and endurance needed for a trek to Mount Everest base camp to defy negative stereotypes.

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