‘Sex work a patriarchal form of violence against women’ – former sex worker

Durban in the News: 'Sex work a patriarchal form of violence against women' - former sex worker: Sex work should not be considered as work - it is a patriarchal form of violence against women, a former addict and sex worker has said. Click HERE to submit your Durban and Kwa-Zulu Natal news. … [Read more...]

Durban Image: Women Rules the UNFCCC (Durban, South Africa)

A Durban tagged image from Flickr - click on the name of the photographer below the image to see more Durban goodness. Women Rules the UNFCCC (Durban, South Africa) Image by ~MVI~ (warped) Outgoing COP 16 president Foreign Affairs Secretary Patricia Espinosa of Mexico (left) watch as incoming COP 17 president International Relations and Cooperation Minister Maite Nkoana-Mashabane of South Africa (center) is greeted by UNFCCC Executive Director Christiana Figueres as Pres. Jacob Zuma of South Africa (far right) applauds (November 2011). … [Read more...]

KZN Women ready for national week – Featured Durban Blog

KZN Women ready for national week: Durban – After a period of solid preparation, the KwaZulu-Natal Women’s team are ready to take on the country’s best at the CSA National Women’s Cricket Week from 25 to 29 March in Bloemfontein. KZN Women’s Coach Dinesha Devnarain said the team has been putting in the hard yards behind the scenes honing their skills in preparation for the biggest domestic women’s competition in the country. “The team has been focusing a lot on strengthening their weaknesses and maintaining the areas that we are good at,” … [Read more...]

Live Streaming of FORBES WOMAN AFRICA Leading Women Summit

Live Streaming of FORBES WOMAN AFRICA Leading Women Summit: For those unable to attend the fourth annual FORBES WOMAN AFRICA Leading Women Summit – hosted by KwaZulu-Natal Provincial Government – the event organisers have arranged that the summit is available via online viewing platforms. Welcoming headline speaker, Naomi Campbell, alongside other global influencers in business, sports, science, entertainment and leadership, the summit will run on International Women’s Day, Friday, 8 March, at Durban’s Inkosi Albert Luthuli International … [Read more...]