Africans abroad - The Africa News

The Communications and Public Affairs Division of the Commonwealth Secretariat is seeking a young journalist from one of the following countries in Africa to undertake a five month paid attachment with the Secretariat in London from August to December 2013.

The best way of “dealing with rape as a weapon of war is to find the positive cultural values that promote women and girls,” Betty Makoni, founder of Girl Child Network World Wide (GCNW) has said.

Addressing diplomats at a recent International women's day event in the UK, Ms. Makoni said “impunity can cause more pain within families and communities.”