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Gender Mainstreaming Awards: Rewarding empowerment

The Gender Mainstreaming Awards acknowledge those companies that have actively worked towards gender diversity at the executive and board level.Sulaiman PhilipOrganisations that had embraced...

South Africa takes a stand against violence and abuse

South Africa's 16 Days of Activism for No Violence against Women and Children has been extended to run throughout the year. With the theme, "Count me in", the focus will be on gender and child abuse, with all people encouraged to be part of the solution.

South Africa takes a stand against violence and abuse

South Africa's 16 Days of Activism for No Violence against Women and Children has been extended to run throughout the year. With the theme, "Count me in", the focus will be on gender and child abuse, with all people encouraged to be part of the solution.

Zuma chats to girl children about work, leadership

President Jacob Zuma took a break from government business on Thursday to field a battery of questions from a group of 40 girls from schools in and around Pretoria as part of Take a Girl Child to Work Day.

Cabinet’s increased gender balance welcomed

The increased proportion of female ministers and deputy ministers in President Jacob Zuma's new Cabinet, and the creation of a Ministry of Women in the Presidency, have been welcomed by South Africa's Commission for Gender Equality.

New minister wants end to mining strike

Ngoako Ramathlodi says his first order of business as new mineral resources minister will be to help facilitate an end to the four-month strike in South Africa's platinum mining belt. "Everyone would be keen to see the strike end as quickly as possible," Ramathlodi said after being sworn in to office on Monday.

New minister wants end to mining strike

Ngoako Ramathlodi says his first order of business as new mineral resources minister will be to help facilitate an end to the four-month strike in South Africa's platinum mining belt. "Everyone would be keen to see the strike end as quickly as possible," Ramathlodi said after being sworn in to office on Monday.

President Zuma announces new Cabinet

Cyril Ramaphosa was appointed Deputy President and Deputy Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene was promoted to minister of finance in President Jacob Zuma's new Cabinet, announced on Sunday following his inauguration for a second term as President on Saturday.

Mining Indaba: Growing population to boost Africa’s mineral development

 

Speaking at the 2014 Mining Indaba, Minerals Resources Minister Susan Shabangu said a growing world population was a good sign for Africa's development; Red Door Research's Jim Lennon echoed this, saying China's development needs would mean strong demand for the continent's resources.

Africa, mining industry ‘must grow together’

A major shift in how mining companies operate in Africa is required for the industry to contribute effectively to the continent's growth, South African Mineral Resources Minister Susan Shabangu told the Investing in African Mining Indaba in Cape Town on Monday.