women empowerment

Embracing equity – One size does not fit all

By Katie Mohamed; CEO and Founder of W-Suite   Women Empowerment platforms like W-Suite drive key dialogues around gender inequality and how equal opportunities engender empowerment. However,...

Founder of Project 31- Pearl Ntshehi awarded the prestigious Play Your Part Ambassador Award

Pearl Ntshehi, a Miss South Africa 2022 top 10 finalist, has been awarded the Miss South Africa Play Your Part Ambassador Award for 2022....

Business Engage honours corporates for Women empowerment

Corporate South Africa is becoming increasingly proactive in acknowledging the significant role of women in the economy, across all sectors. We can argue, in...

Women’s Month Dialogue: Africa Free Trade Agreement Invitation

Johannesburg – Wednesday, 22 August 2018 - Brand South Africa and the Thabo Mbeki Foundation (TMF) are hosting a national dialogue, under the theme...

Mrs SA First Princess helps women take wing

Olwethu Leshabane joins forces with Brand South Africa as a Play Your Part ambassador. The current Mrs South Africa First Princess is also an...

For women, by women – Pink Taxi Egypt

Female taxi drivers could soon be plying the streets of Cairo, carting their female passengers from point A to point B. Pink Taxi Egypt, a new initiative, wants to make female passengers feel safer while using cabs in the city, but it has already faced criticism.

Helping women find their wings

God's butterfly is a life skills initiative in Klerksdop that helps women raise funds to study further, and offers career and work skills training. This Women's Day the organisation will be hosting a seminar on leadership and self-mastery.

Technology for women in business

A government initiative called Technology for Women in Business is helping South Africa's female entrepreneurs get access to the applied science and technology they need to catapult their businesses into the big league.