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).
Africans in Uk
- Friday, 24 May 2013 15:23
- Wednesday, 20 March 2013 13:47
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.”
- Thursday, 24 January 2013 17:13
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.
- Wednesday, 23 January 2013 14:17
A Diaspora working Group has been set up to support Diaspora organisations in the UK to roll out the ‘Enough Food for Everyone IF’ Campaign.
The campaign being launched today by Britain’s leading development charities and faith groups, will tackle hunger trap.
- Thursday, 17 January 2013 14:34
Betty Makoni, founder of Girl Child Network World Wide (GCNW) has criticised those who organise expensive conferences in expensive hotels to discuss issues affecting the poor.