Demand that the South African Government act against Gender Based Violence
GirlsGlobeDemand that the South African Government act against Gender Based Violence - Sign the Petition!
Thanks @coco_chante for starting this petition. Add your voice. #endGBV #endsexism #endviolence #blm
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If you are anti-sexist, you should be anti-racist. Sandra Blands death in police custody sparked the #SayHerName-movement started.
GirlsGlobe"My own country, South Africa is the femicide capital of the world. What I have observed about gender based violence here is that mainly white women and middle-class women get the media attention" writes @coco_chante ... girlsglobe.org/2020/06/08/say…
#SayHerName #BlackLivesMatter #blm
For Evalin Karijo, her youth leadership role at Amref Health Africa – especially during this time of the pandemic – has put those skills to the test.
GirlsGlobe"During this pandemic, my experiences in adapting to changing times and leading teams to do so has come in handy." - Evalin Karijo, @Amref_Worldwide
Read Leading Youth Advocacy Movement in the Wake of COVID-19 by @Amref_UK here
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Many are experiencing a lockdown or something similar. I've compiled a list of things to do, read, listen to and think about during this isolated time.
GirlsGlobeSouth African blogger Mia du Toit shares her isolation inspiration with us! Get her 9 tips for dedicating time to yourself here: ow.ly/dkFK50ziV7L
#isolationinspiration #covid19 #workingfromhome #lockdown
The pandemic is creating an environment of high stress, anxiety and depression. It is also leading to increased rates of domestic violence and abuse.
GirlsGlobe"National lockdowns have exposed many who experience abuse within their homes to danger on a daily basis." writes Tariro Mantsebo, @stellawildhere
#Covid19 #generationequality #endVAW
In a lot of feminist media, culture and conversaton, intersectionality has become a buzzword. But what does it actually mean?
GirlsGlobeIn a lot of feminist media, culture and conversation, #intersectionality has become a buzzword. But what does it actually mean, and how does it relate to gender equality?
Watch Mpho Elizabeth Mpofu explain more... ow.ly/J4Iu50z3syrpic.twitter.com/vemEuBKioD
GirlsGlobeINTERSECTIONALITY: “It’s one of those words that we keep bringing up, but the question is, is it really happening on the ground?” says Mpho Elizabeth Mpofu of @voiceofafrica14 to us in an interview from the @WomenDev Conference 2020. #intersectionality
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Listen to what a diverse range of women say about self care, confidence and about sharing your story. There is power in your story.
GirlsGlobeA1: @AlaaAlEryani says, “Stories are so powerful because they ignite emotion, they create empathy and they even create friendships. They create support from other people. They spark action from other people.”
GirlsGlobeA1: @maydbs says “If we can do anything as human beings, why can’t we just make the world a little bit easier for each other? Just kindness. I think sharing stories lives in that space – that you understand that you’re not alone.” ow.ly/KvaW50z3nWR