women

Modern day superwomen: Students who are mothers too

Shaazia Ebrahim

Some women play the role of both student and mother, balancing family and household responsibilities


​What does it matter if a man is in the room?

Kwanele Sosibo

Two exhibitions, in the Women’s Jail at Constitution Hill and at the Old Fort rampart, challenge the omnipresence of male domination.


These women are learning how to kick ass: 'I need it so that I’m able to survive'

Rumana Akoob

The 1in9 Campaign, i-LEAD and Soul City Institute recently hosted an empowering self defence class for women as part of the #SafeTaxisNow campaign.


Coded language contributes to culture of shame about menstruating

Caroline Vakil

Although coded language might make it easier for people to talk about menstruation, it may also reinforce the stigma attached to a natural process.


Women in Africa claim seat at table

Beauregard Tromp

The game is still rigged against female business leaders, so they’re rewriting the rules themselves.