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South African Women’s Empowerment Initiative

The Women Empowerment and Gender Equality Bill was proposed at the end of 2013 by Minister Lulu Xingwana.  In theory, this legislation aims to eliminate gender discrimination in the work place by legally requiring the appointment and representation of women in top decision-making positions in all sectors. Although, developments in women’s empowerment and gender equality […]

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Government applauded for tackling hate crimes

Civil society groups have applauded government’s efforts in dealing with hate crimes against gay and transgendered individuals. Follow this link to read more and watch the enca news video where Triangle Project comments on the Task Team’s progress to date.

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GroundUp: Is Cape Town Pride serious about gay rights?

Cape Town Pride 2014 (CTP) takes place from 21 February to 1 March. The annual festival aims to celebrate gay rights in South Africa. This year’s theme is “uniting cultures in Cape Town”. However, people from communities around Cape Town have said that they feel CTP excludes them and the serious issues affecting them as […]

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