gender

Black experts in the health sector: Where are they?

Pontsho Pilane

It's not right that only black voices in health stories are those patients. Black medical researchers must also be heard in the media space.


Why does HIV kill more men than women?

Dean Peacock, Jonathan Hopkins

In 2016, 60% of women of 15 years or older living with HIV were on treatment. Less than half their male peers could say the same.


The value of women’s labour: Being a writer, woman and mother in a patriarchal world

Mishka Wazar

Authors Megan Ross and Sibongile Fisher talk about the challenges of maintaining a balance between work and family.


Women’s bodies are the battleground for civil liberties

Teldah Mawarire, Sara K Brandt

Female activists face persecution largely because their existence is an affront to the patriarchal nature of societies.


​We need to move beyond colour-it-orange rhetoric and slogans

Blanche Michael

The support proffered by world leaders and those of influence consists of a blend of well-intentioned slogans.