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Xenophobia, March Against Gender-Based Violence Loom Over WEF Summit

Xenophobia, March Against Gender-Based Violence Loom Over WEF Summit

Protesters and mourners demanding to see President Cyril Ramaphosa over recent incidents of violence against women have marched to the Cape Town International Convention Centre (CTICC) where the World Economic Forum on Africa (WEFA) summit is being held. Demonstrators held signs commemorating Uyinene Mrwetyana, Janika Mallo, Leighandre Jegels and Jesse Hess, victims of gender-based violence […]

Shelley Zalis The Crusader For Women Equality In The Workplace

Shelley Zalis The Crusader For Women Equality In The Workplace

Shelley Zalis has been an advertising research pioneer and a trailblazer for the equality of women in the workplace. I’ve had the privilege of seeing her work firsthand with The Girls’ Lounge, the “pop-up” part of The Female Quotient, which Zalis founded to help advance equality, through collaboration and activation. She was the first female chief executive […]

Africans Don’t Trust Their Governments—That’s Great For Cyber Criminals

Africans Don’t Trust Their Governments—That’s Great For Cyber Criminals

African citizens and businesses would rather take their chances with the consequences of cybercrime than share personal information with their governments. That’s why African countries could be a major victim of cyber crime in coming years, warn analysts and government officials speaking at the World Economic Forum on Africa in Kigali last week. The lack […]