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Knowledge-sharing workshop explores equal representation in SA cities
Knowledge-sharing workshop explores equal representation in SA citiesArticle

Moving Cape Town from a colonial city into an equitable and celebrated multi-cultural future, so that all people may see their histories and memories represented, was the theme of a milestone knowledge-sharing workshop held on 27 March 2021...

30 Mar 2021

AU Commission has made a good start on gender equality. But a lot remains to be done
AU Commission has made a good start on gender equality. But a lot remains to be doneArticle

Four of the commissioners are now women. They will work with the AU Commission chairperson Moussa Faki Mahamat from Chad (re-elected)...

Ashwanee Budoo-Scholtz 18 Feb 2021

Radisson Red launches #PlusIsEqual casting call for male plus-size models
Radisson Red launches #PlusIsEqual casting call for male plus-size modelsArticle

The Radisson Red V&A Waterfront in Cape Town has launched the #PlusIsEqual casting call for plus-size male models...

29 Oct 2019

Sarika Modi, MD of Triple Eight Agency, at the Gender Mainstreaming Awards.
#FairnessFirst: Triple Eight on not just surviving but thriving as an all-female agencyArticle

Not only is Triple Eight Africa's fastest-growing all-female marketing agency, they were also the 'overall winners for investing in young women' at the recent Gender Mainstreaming Awards. Here's the essence of the socially conscious marketing, PR and digital agency's success...

Leigh Andrews 13 Sep 2019

KZN women in tourism launch empowerment programme, enhance opportunities
KZN women in tourism launch empowerment programme, enhance opportunitiesArticle

Women involved within the tourism sector in KwaZulu-Natal have formed a regional chapter, Women in Tourism...

26 Nov 2018

Why more women don't win science Nobels
Why more women don't win science NobelsArticle

One of the 2018 Nobel Prizes in physics went to Donna Strickland, a major accomplishment for any scientist. Yet much of the news coverage has focused on the fact that she's only the third female physicist to receive the award...

Mary K. Feeney 16 Oct 2018

All the winners at the Gender Mainstreaming Awards. Image supplied.
Gender Mainstreaming Awards: Winners announcedArticle

The 30% Club has announced this year's recipients of the premier Gender Mainstreaming Awards...

19 Sep 2018

Thando Ntsinde, senior account manager at Edelman South Africa. Image supplied.
#WomensMonth: 'It is our time now!' - Thando NtsindeArticle

Thando Ntsinde, account manager at Edelman South Africa, elaborates on the state of marketing communications in South Africa, the challenges females are facing in the industry and shares some advice on how women can empower themselves to move forward.

Juanita Pienaar 30 Aug 2018

How women are making it in SA tourism
How women are making it in SA tourismArticle

Three women in the South African tourism industry share their tips for other women to find the success they want, in tourism or any other career path...

22 Aug 2018

Women don't need to 'grow a pair' to be successful
Women don't need to 'grow a pair' to be successfulArticle

"As women, we are often told we need to grow a pair of balls if we want to succeed in the business world... women should not buy into the fallacy that they need to mimic men to achieve great success," says Jennifer Da Mata, managing director of Strata-G Labour Solutions.

13 Aug 2018

To achieve gender equality, we must first tackle our unconscious biases
To achieve gender equality, we must first tackle our unconscious biasesArticle

People often argue that most Western societies have achieved gender equality...

Beatrice Alba 8 Mar 2018

Google engineer fired for sexist memo sues ex-employer
Google engineer fired for sexist memo sues ex-employerArticle

SAN FRANCISCO, USA: A Google engineer who was fired after writing a memo defending the gender gap in Silicon Valley tech jobs as a matter of biology has sued his former employer for discrimination...

9 Jan 2018

Where are all the feminists in digital?
Where are all the feminists in digital?Article

You can't spend five minutes online without coming across a piece about sexual harassment or gender discrimination in the digital marketing or technology landscape...

Robyn Campbell, Issued by Hellocomputer 16 Aug 2017

The See It Be It 2017 group with Sarah Watson and Awards Director Simon Cook ©
See It Be It has 15 female future creatives in 2017Article

The Cannes Lions' ‘See It Be It programme' has named 15 female future creative leaders who will attend as special guests of the festival...

17 May 2017

#WomensMonth: The ad industry from a female perspective
#WomensMonth: The ad industry from a female perspectiveArticle

Over the course of August, Bizcommunity has dedicated much coverage to the experience of women in various industries. Here, we learnt the perspective of Carmen Schaefer, a senior design and art lecturer at Red & Yellow School of Logic and Magic, who plays a role in preparing young creatives for the advertising industry...

Pasqua Heard 26 Aug 2016

#Loeries2016: Creative conversations with Susan Credle
#Loeries2016: Creative conversations with Susan CredleArticle

Jury panel leader for the Loeries' TV, video and radio category for 2016, Susan Credle shares her views on gender equality in advertising as well as a few life hacks and her best ways to get out of a creativity rut...

Leigh Andrews 4 Aug 2016

The changing face of women within advertising creative concepts
The changing face of women within advertising creative conceptsArticle

Looking at the perceptions of women communicated through advertising, Havas Worldwide Johannesburg MD Ursula McAlpine seeks to find out whether this has changed in recent years.

Issued by Havas Johannesburg 10 Feb 2014

Kay Vittee
Raising girls to be future leadersArticle

Despite a strong focus on female empowerment, equal representation of women has not yet been reached within the corporate sector.

Kay Vittee 5 Aug 2013

Entries open for Gender Mainstreaming Awards
Entries open for Gender Mainstreaming AwardsArticle

Business Engage Association has launched the inaugural Gender Mainstreaming Awards, to encourage private sector and government to achieve meaningful representation of women in the mainstream.

13 Jun 2013

Gender Equality Bill out for public commentArticle

The Women Empowerment and Gender Equality Bill, which was approved by Cabinet last week, has been published in the Government Gazette and is ready for public comment.

30 Aug 2012

Cybercrime moves up to big time numbersArticle

Based on financial losses (US$114 billion) and time lost ($274 billion), the cost of global cybercrime has been calculated at an annual price of $388 billion, more than the combined global black market in marijuana, cocaine and heroin of $288 billion. Globally, every second, 14 adults become a victim of cybercrime, resulting in more than one million cybercrime victims every day.

14 Sep 2011

Women still missing from top media posts
Women still missing from top media postsArticle

Based on findings from 126 media houses and representing 23 678 employees, "Glass Ceilings: Women and Men in Southern African Media" shows great strides forward when it comes to gender equality in media, but also how much work remains to meet commitments outlined in the Southern African Development Community (SADC) Protocol on Gender and Development.

Colleen Lowe Morna & Pat Made 20 Aug 2009

Company news: Medscheme and doctors reach breakthrough agreementArticle

Medscheme and the leaders of major Independent Practitioner Associations (IPAs) have jointly announced a breakthrough agreement aimed at significantly improving the quality and cost effectiveness of healthcare delivery in South Africa.

Issued by Magna Carta 19 Feb 2008

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