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NYF Advertising Awards announces SeeHer Lens Award winner
NYF Advertising Awards announces SeeHer Lens Award winner

New York Festivals International Advertising Awards announced the winner of the inaugural SeeHer Lens Award...

3 days ago

Wunderman Thompson launches Fund Femme
Wunderman Thompson launches Fund Femme

Wunderman Thompson has detailed the launch of its new database, Fund Femme...

21 Jul 2021

NYF Advertising Awards announces specialty award winners
NYF Advertising Awards announces specialty award winners

The New York Festivals Advertising Awards has detailed the winners of the Genius 100 Inspiration Award, the NYF Pivot Award and Signal Awards...

20 Jul 2021

Facts and figures: What's said about female empowerment vs the reality
Facts and figures: What's said about female empowerment vs the reality

The world is calling for accelerated efforts to counteract a gender divide made wider by the Covid-19 pandemic...

Ntombi Mhangwani 19 Jul 2021

Private sector must accelerate efforts on sustainability
Private sector must accelerate efforts on sustainability

The sustainability issues facing societies are threatening the well-being of people across the globe...

Lesedi Ntuli 19 Jul 2021

UN warns excluding women from top jobs threatens Covid-19 recovery
UN warns excluding women from top jobs threatens Covid-19 recovery

Global efforts to recover from the Covid-19 pandemic are under threat because women are being excluded from critical decision-making roles, the United Nations said on Thursday, 8 July...

Sharon Kimathi 8 Jul 2021

Space indeed the final frontier for women, says Sal Govender of Bureau Veritas
Space indeed the final frontier for women, says Sal Govender of Bureau Veritas

Speaking at the 2021 Africa edition of Break the Ceiling Touch the Sky virtual summit, Bureau Veritas' vice president of Southern Africa Sal Govender called on women...

8 Jul 2021

APO Group now official partner of French football club Olympique de Marseille
APO Group now official partner of French football club Olympique de Marseille

Olympique de Marseille and APO Group announce official partnership to promote the 'OM Africa' football development programme...

Issued by APO Group 6 Jul 2021

Women Leading the Way in the New World of Work
Women Leading the Way in the New World of Work

Richfield will presents its new Women Leading the Way in the New World of Work programme from 4 to 26 August 2021...

Issued by Richfield 1 Jul 2021

Gates Foundation makes $2.1bn commitment at Generation Equality Forum
Gates Foundation makes $2.1bn commitment at Generation Equality Forum

The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation recently announced a $2.1bn commitment during the Generation Equality Forum to advance women's economic...

1 Jul 2021

Trace and Women in Music South Africa ink partnership deal
Trace and Women in Music South Africa ink partnership deal

Women in Music South Africa and Trace have announced their signing of a multi-faceted partnership deal...

24 Jun 2021

'SeeHer Lens' Award aims to honour work which amplifies gender equality
'SeeHer Lens' Award aims to honour work which amplifies gender equality

New York Festivals and The Female Quotient (FQ) has announced a partnership with ANA in the launch of the 2021 NYFA 'SeeHer Lens' Award....

23 Jun 2021

Gender-based violence has always been the 'first pandemic' for Vodacom
Gender-based violence has always been the 'first pandemic' for Vodacom

When President Cyril Ramaphosa called gender-based violence (GBV) the 'second pandemic' in South Africa, the simmering issue was finally acknowledged as a national crisis. However, for Vodacom, GBV has always been the 'first pandemic'...

Issued by Trialogue 14 Jun 2021

The One Club Board elects new leadership
The One Club Board elects new leadership

The One Club for Creativity has announced new leadership to its National Board of Directors...

9 Jun 2021

The One Club for Creativity ADC 100th Annual Awards announces Best of Discipline winners
The One Club for Creativity ADC 100th Annual Awards announces Best of Discipline winners

The One Club for Creativity has announced Best of Discipline winners for the ADC 100th Annual Awards...

3 Jun 2021

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AMV BBDO London wins six Best of Disciplines at The One Show 2021

The One Club for Creativity announces AMV BBDO London has received high honors in The One Show 2021 with six Best of Discipline wins...

2 Jun 2021

Activate! Change Drivers hosts youth leadership, GBV response imbizo
Activate! Change Drivers hosts youth leadership, GBV response imbizo

NGO Activate! Change Drivers recently hosted an imbizo in the Free State, focusing on 'Youth leadership and accountability in the gender-based violence response'.

1 Jun 2021

ADC 100th Annual Awards announces finalists
ADC 100th Annual Awards announces finalists

Spotify In-House, Goodby, The New York Times Magazine are top finalists in the historic ADC 100th Annual Awards...

27 May 2021

AGCO Africa skills programme to tackle youth unemployment
AGCO Africa skills programme to tackle youth unemployment

Fully funded by the AGCO Agriculture Foundation, the initial intake for the 'Africa Agribusiness Qualification' will comprise 20 participants...

26 May 2021

LexisNexis lauded for gender empowerment and transformation
LexisNexis lauded for gender empowerment and transformation

LexisNexis South Africa has been named as one of South Africa's Top Gender Empowered Companies in the Business Support Services sector of the Standard Bank Top Women Awards programme...

Issued by LexisNexis 25 May 2021

The One Club offers special SA pricing for all-access to Creative Week 2021
The One Club offers special SA pricing for all-access to Creative Week 2021

Includes nearly 100 online sessions and events over five days featuring top creative leaders from around the world, plus South Africa panel cohosted by Bizcommunity and The Creative Circle...

Issued by Bizcommunity.com 21 May 2021

Will Cell C ever dominate as a brand?
Will Cell C ever dominate as a brand?

Cell C has repositioned, and they have a new strap line; "Change Your World", which is intended to not only inspire a renewed spirit of storytelling but also how the business operates and competes in a tough category...

Bogosi Motshegwa 18 May 2021

Call for more midwives as millions die in childbirth
Call for more midwives as millions die in childbirth

Midwives are routinely "overlooked and ignored" despite saving millions of lives a year, the United Nations said on Wednesday, urging the world to hire more women and safeguard new life...

Sonia Elks 6 May 2021

Powering the economy through alternative energy
Powering the economy through alternative energy

South Africa is finalising the much-anticipated Hydrogen Society Roadmap as the country shapes its industrialisation and economic pathway...

5 May 2021

Greening the global textile value chain
Greening the global textile value chain

Kutay Saritosun is a textile engineer and sustainability aficionado dedicated to educating companies on producing more environmentally responsible products...

Lauren Hartzenberg 23 Apr 2021

The One Club for Creativity unveils Virtual Creative Week 2021
The One Club for Creativity unveils Virtual Creative Week 2021

The One Club for Creativity has unveiled the online Creative Week 2021, taking place from 7-11 June 2021...

23 Apr 2021

The One Club's Right the Ratio 2021 Summit to advance industry gender equity
The One Club's Right the Ratio 2021 Summit to advance industry gender equity

In line with its commitment to advance gender equality and inclusiveness in advertising, The One Club for Creativity has announced its latest Right the Ratio Summit taking place 18-20 May 2021...

21 Apr 2021

LexisNexis South Africa launches ERG Chapter
LexisNexis South Africa launches ERG Chapter

LexisNexis South Africa (LNSA), in partnership with global parent company, RELX Group, launched its Employee Resource Group (ERG) Chapter in South Africa on Tuesday, 13 April 2021, to drive the company's commitment to inclusion and diversity (I&D)...

Issued by LexisNexis 19 Apr 2021

Coca-Cola women empowerment programme benefits millions in Africa
Coca-Cola women empowerment programme benefits millions in Africa

Coca-Cola system's 5by20 women empowerment programme has equipped 2 million women entrepreneurs in Africa...

15 Apr 2021

How women are locked out of Nigeria's construction industry
How women are locked out of Nigeria's construction industry

In spite of past initiatives in many parts of the world to increase their participation in the construction industry at all levels, women remain a minority...

Richard Jimoh, Amina Nna Adamu, Luqman Oyekunle Oyewobi and Paul A. Bajere 12 Apr 2021

SDG 17: The key behind ensuring our profession remains relevant
SDG 17: The key behind ensuring our profession remains relevant

Every professional, regardless of whether they are an engineer, lawyer, doctor or accountant, exists to serve society...

Chantyl Mulder, Issued by SAICA 6 Apr 2021

NWU competition discovers and develops next generation of female engineers
NWU competition discovers and develops next generation of female engineers

Are you a high school girl looking at the world around you and imagining ways in which you can make it better? You may be part of the next generation of female engineers...

Issued by North-West University (NWU) 25 Mar 2021

The One Club, Russell's Reserve launch global grant programme for young BIPOC creatives
The One Club, Russell's Reserve launch global grant programme for young BIPOC creatives

The One Club for Creativity and Russell's Reserve have been brought together by Rich Tu, VP of MTV Digital Design to launch Colorful: A Prelude to Young Guns 19, a new global grant programme to help young BIPOC creatives advance their careers...

18 Mar 2021

Expert advice on how to prepare for and excel in the world of work
Expert advice on how to prepare for and excel in the world of work

Lillian Bususu, the graduate placement manager at IIE Rosebank College, shares details of the college’s Graduate Empowerment Programme, how the college prepares students for the world of work and the impact that Covid-19 has had on education and employment. Bususu also explains how issues such as gender equality and SA’s jobs shortage are addressed at a tertiary level.

18 Mar 2021

Robinson and Stinson join The One Club Board of Directors
Robinson and Stinson join The One Club Board of Directors

Danny Robinson, CCO at The Martin Agency and Max Stinson, creative director at Wieden+Kennedy have been named to the Board of Directors at The One Club for Creativity...

17 Mar 2021

Expert advice on how to prepare for and excel in the world of work
Expert advice on how to prepare for and excel in the world of work

Lillian Bususu, the graduate placement manager at IIE Rosebank College, shares details of the college's Graduate Empowerment Programme, how the college prepares students for the world of work and the impact that Covid-19 has had on education and employment...

Issued by Rosebank College 17 Mar 2021

Rotary International celebrates 100 years in Africa with CSI showcase
Rotary International celebrates 100 years in Africa with CSI showcase

This year Rotary International is celebrating 100 years in Africa. The Zone 22 Rotary Africa Centennial International Conference will take place virtually...

15 Mar 2021

5 ways to start your SDG journey in 2021
5 ways to start your SDG journey in 2021

As industry and technology advance, as new markets, populations and global health risks grow and as natural resources diminish, informed consumers and investors are calling on businesses to step up...

12 Mar 2021

JSE comes out tops with best gender balanced board in G20
JSE comes out tops with best gender balanced board in G20

According to the recently released Stock Exchanges Gender Equality analysis report, the JSE has the best gender balance on boards of any developing country...

11 Mar 2021

Diversity matters because diversity wins
Diversity matters because diversity wins

Africa, like everywhere in the world, has been coping with Covid-19, which has disproportionately impacted women. The pandemic is a watershed moment for gender equality...

Ann Cairns 11 Mar 2021

The tech industry needs more gender diversity - here's why
The tech industry needs more gender diversity - here's why

Women remain significantly underrepresented in tech. This despite a number of studies confirming that gender-diverse companies perform better...

8 Mar 2021

Listen up! The next step in the gender equality conversation
Listen up! The next step in the gender equality conversation

Cancelling 'cancel culture' can open further conversations that lead to gender parity, says Procter & Gamble's Cassie Jaganyi...

Cassie Jaganyi 3 Mar 2021

FedEx Express awarded Best Gender Equality Workplace
FedEx Express awarded Best Gender Equality Workplace

FedEx Express has been recognised for most 'Gender Inclusive Workplace' at the World HRD Congress at the Diversity and Inclusion Leadership Awards 2021...

3 Mar 2021

Fusion juries named for The One Show 2021, ADC 100th Annual Awards
Fusion juries named for The One Show 2021, ADC 100th Annual Awards

The One Club for Creativity has announced the first group of creative leaders who will serve on juries for the inaugural One Show 2021 Fusion Pencil and ADC 100th Annual Awards Fusion Cube awards...

26 Feb 2021

Women inch towards equal legal rights despite Covid-19 risks, World Bank says
Women inch towards equal legal rights despite Covid-19 risks, World Bank says

Women gained legal rights in nearly 30 countries last year despite disruption due to Covid-19, but governments must do more to ease the disproportionate burden...

Sonia Elks 25 Feb 2021

Cell C, Joe Public - an invitation to 'Change Your World'
Cell C, Joe Public - an invitation to 'Change Your World'

The Cell C Change Your World campaign launched with a 90-second TV film, revealing the growth journey of a football-mad young girl who, in the shadow of her two brothers, has to go above and beyond to fight for her passion and make her mark in the world...

Issued by Joe Public United 25 Feb 2021

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P&G reaffirms commitment to drive gender equality in Africa

P&G announced new declarations aimed to propel gender equality across Africa, Asia Pacific and the Middle East at its third #WeSeeEqual summit for the region...

22 Feb 2021

Celebrating International Day of Women in Science at Sappi
Celebrating International Day of Women in Science at Sappi

On the International Day of Women in Science, we paid tribute to the women at Sappi for the role they play in helping us build a thriving world for all by unlocking the power of trees, using the power of science...

Issued by Sappi 18 Feb 2021

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