When women support women, they all grow and prosper

At a time when South Africa is highlighting women’s issues and the many important roles that women play in society and business, one of the critical issues that consistently emerges is that women have been the most affected by economic downturns. Yet, they are often...

Driving women empowerment forward at Uber

Frans Hiemstra, Uber General Manager for Sub Saharan Africa Women empowerment is not only a women’s focus but also requires the participation of men to help address the gender disparity problem that continues in our society today. As we mark Women’s Month in South...

16 Days: Women empowerment takes centre stage

Government has reiterated its commitment to focus on women’s economic empowerment initiatives in an effort to ensure they fully assume their rightful place in the economy and society. “As a country, we have made a commitment to earmark 40% preferential procurement to...