'Long walk to freedom' unfinished for women, girls – Deputy Secretary-General says in Mandela lecture
25 November 2017 – Reflecting on the legacy of Nelson Mandela, United Nations Deputy Secretary-General Amina Mohammed called for investment in women and girls, decrying gender inequality as perhaps...
22 Nov 2017
31 October 2017, Harare - Making agriculture more attractive to young farmers and creating decent...
23 Jun 2016
STORY HIGHLIGHTS Independent power projects (IPPs) essential to electrify Sub-Saharan Africa,...
9 Sep 2015
The Black Mamba Anti-Poaching Unit, a South African ranger group consisting mostly of women, has...
19 Nov 2013
In the summer of 2005, South Africa–based entrepreneur Marilyn Cooper decided to give her neighbors...
15 Apr 2012
Turbines at the Darling Wind Farm in South Africa.Photograph: Liane Greeff
17 Jan 2012
“We are waiting for houses,” says a resident of Soweto’s Motsoaledi shantytown, standing by her...
15 Aug 2011
Interview with head of UN Women in Southern Africa
15 Apr 2010
Kenyan software a tool for political participation
15 Apr 2010
Port au Prince, shortly after the earthquake: Though Africa is beset with problems of its own, many...
15 Jan 2010
A theatre group in Mozambique educates communities about HIV/AIDS and other health issues:...
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