icon-facebook  icon-twitter    icon-rss

EAC Ministers back increased budget allocation for health

The second East African Community (EAC) Health Ministers and Parliamentarians Forum on Health and Symposium on Reproductive Maternal Newborn Child and Adolescent Health, kicked off in Kampala as last week part of the 5th Annual EAC Health and Scientific Conference and International Health Exhibition and Trade Fair.

http://www.who.int/pmnch/media/events/2015/eac/en/

Zimbabwe: Machel Empowers Zim Women

Former Mozambican First Lady Ms Graça Machel on Friday launched the Zimbabwe chapter of a network of African businesswomen aimed at empowering females from diverse sectors.

http://allafrica.com/stories/201503230451.html

We need to think differently about women

"We cannot sit and pontificate, or wring our hands and hope someone else does the hard work."

To mark International Women's Day, Graça Machel and Desmond Tutu urge all of us, men and women, to question what is preventing gender equality and to make a commitment to empowering women.

http://theelders.org/article/we-need-think-differently-about-women

Highlights