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Sinazo Pato

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Contraception during the Covid-19 epidemic

When international news began to be flooded with reports of a rising number of coronavirus infections at the beginning of...

What does womanhood mean to you? Lessons of greatness from the past

Have you ever heard the phrases “those who don’t know history are bound to repeat it” or “It’s important to...

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Hello readers, chat with us LIVE on Facebook  every Friday at 5pmSAST/6pmEAT as we host remarkable women on topics related...

South Africa, Now is not the Time to Lose Momentum

Please note that the following article was originally published on Girls’ Globe and reprinted with permission.  By Sinead Boshoff –  On 2...

I wish… Actually, no – I WILL!

Dear little sister, I wish someone had been there to walk with me as I changed from a little girl...

Inside My Purse heads to Canada for Women Deliver 2019

The time is now—a global discussion around women empowerment is underway. Bridging the gender gap is now a full-force movement...

I choose to be alive

In October, most students are preparing for exams in South Africa but here I was contemplating suicide. I walked into...

The day my abusive father rescued me from my abuser

Many of us have direct or indirect experiences with gender-based violence and very few of us know where to go...