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Don’t marry a man who beats you, Betty Makoni tells girls

Ladies have been warned against marrying men who beat them during engagement.  

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Paid journalism internship at The Commonwealth

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.

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CNN hero Betty Makoni endorses Gumbonzvanda for top UN post

Betty Makoni, founder of the Girl Child Network Worldwide has endorsed Nyaradzayi Gumbodzvanda for the post of director-general of the United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (UN Women).

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Betty Makoni: Use cultural values to fight rape

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.”

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Dolls speaking African languages finally available

The first ever dolls speaking African languages have been launched to preserve African languages and cultures.

For too many years toy manufacturers have ignored the needs of African children.

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