A U.N. report revealed that 87,000 women were murdered last year, and over half were killed by intimate partners or family members – and Africa is the continent where women are at the greatest risk of being murdered by a partner or family member. The most dangerous place for women is in their own homes, […]
Boys Can Be Confident In Their Gentle Selves If Men Pave The Way There are a few things men can do to raise healthy, emotionally literate, equitable men.
There are a few things men can do to raise healthy, emotionally literate, equitable men. Educators, coaches, family members and parents, especially dads, have an excellent opportunity to help promote healthier masculinities among boys and young men. Emotional literacy among young men can lead to healthier masculinities and relationships, whereas living with gender stereotypes can […]
Human trafficking cases hit a 13-year record high, according to new UN report – women and girls remain the top form of trafficking in Southern Africa
The latest Global Report On Trafficking In Persons, released by the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) at UN headquarters in New York, shows a record-high number of cases detected but also the largest recorded conviction rate of traffickers. “The report was undertaken for a simple reason: if we want to succeed in confronting human trafficking […]
“International Women’s Day is a time to reflect on progress made, to call for change and to celebrate acts of courage and determination by ordinary women who have played an extraordinary role in the history of their countries and communities.”– UN Women On the occasion of the International Women’s Day 2019, the Alliance stands in solidarity […]