“It’s important to be aware of what’s going on in the world and to think about how you can start to make a difference, even when you’re a kid.”
“We need more women leaders! When women lead side by side with men, it is good for equality and democracy.
Windhoek — Gender Based Violence (GBV) is one of the greatest threats to achieving some of the United Nations M
WHILE Namibia has put in place a strong legal framework to address the various forms of gender-based violence and sex
The Minister of Works and Transport, Erkki Nghimtina, has called on the youth to condemn acts of violence agains
Windhoek - Namibia's political parties have paid a lot of lip service and demonstrated lack of commitment to mainstre
Windhoek — About 100 people, of whom 56 were men, held a peaceful march to protest violence perpetrated against
Swapo's Women's Council (SPWC) has to continue the search for solutions to the challenges facing women and girls in N
The prominence of violent crime, especially murder and rape, in Namibia is a matter of grave concern to the Inspector
University of Namibia students are participating in a range of activities to create awareness on the need to stamp ou
The Namibia National Women's Organisation (Nanawo) has expressed serious concern over the Libyan situation and condem
President Hifikepunye Pohamba has expressed grave concern about the escalating incidence of violent crime against vul
Twenty years after independence, representation of women in senior government structures and in Parliament is declini
Good gender representation in the Namibian Defence Force (NDF) offers opportunity to women to empower themselves thro
In Namibia, gender-based violence (GBV) has traditionally been regarded as a private matter and shrouded in a culture
President Hifikepunye Pohamba is disappointed with the under-representation of women on his party list for the upcomi
An estimated half a million women die each year following complications during pregnancy and childbirth, a report lau
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President Hifikepunye Pohamba has called for a fair gender representation on the ruling Swapo Party's nomination list
Namibia's First Lady Penehupifo Pohamba has called for the enactment of stricter laws to deter criminals from harming
Namibia's First Lady has called on Namibian women to come together and put robust effort in place to deal with domest
NEARLY one out of every seven victims whose rape was reported by the Namibian Police in its daily crime bulletins las
Globally, the media have embraced the understanding that freedom of expression and of opinion carries duties and obli
An advance team for the first ever all-female contingent of police officers to UNAMID arrived in Khartoum from Namibi
Gender activists from East and Southern Africa have expressed shock at the backward trends in the 50/50 campaign in r
The Women's Action for Development (WAD) has expressed disappointment in the reduction of women in the new National A
Gender activists foresee a drop in female parliamentarians after Namibia's general and presidential elections on Nove
This Guide is intended to help readers understand the political, legal and institutional framework of the ICGLR.
The Women's Environmental and Development Organisation is spearheading a local grassroots campaign to strengthen the
Hilma Nendongo went to a hospital outside the Namibian capital Windhoek to deliver her baby by caesarean section.
At a Week long workshop held last week in Windhoek, Women's Action for Development (WAD) brought stakeholders up to d
The White Ribbon Campaign Namibia Foundation has released a 15-step guide on how men and boys can make a difference i
The Namibian Constitution provides for the equal treatment of women.