Climate Change Threatens Food Security for Women, Girls -WFP

The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP), has decried the negative impact of climate change on women and girls, saying it exacerbates pre-existing inequalities, jeopardises their food security, and feeds instability and migration. Specifically, the Assistant...

Podcast: Emancipate women in agri, says W. Cape official

Dr Hlami Ngwenya, the new chief director for agricultural producer services and development at the Western Cape department of agriculture, says that more needs to be done to advance women in the country, and in farming in...

Women leadership in agriculture

On women month day, President Cyril Ramaphosa announced that 40% of all department’s procurement should be reserved for women. “We have made gains in advancing women’s rights, in broadening women’s access to education, in the provision of health care and social...