Gala Dinner to Award Top Business Women in KZN

Gala Dinner to Award Top Business Women in KZN: Top business women from all the areas in which Hirsch’s operates in KZN, from Ballito to Umhlanga, Greater Durban and Hillcrest, are on tenterhooks to find out who will announced as the regional winner of the Margaret Hirsch Woman In Business Achiever of the Year 2018 competition. The regional winner and the winner for each area will be announced at a Gala Dinner that will take place at the Coastlands Hotel on Friday, May 11. The event is being sponsored by Hirsch’s and LG and is a fund raising … [Read more...]

FEATURE PART I: Women of Glebelands hostel devastated by violence

Durban in the News: FEATURE PART I: Women of Glebelands hostel devastated by violence: Part one of a series on political violence and the frustrated search for justice in KwaZulu-Natal. Click HERE to submit your Durban and Kwa-Zulu Natal news. … [Read more...]

Durban Image: Women farmers fighting for water

A Durban tagged image from Flickr - click on the name of the photographer below the image to see more Durban goodness. Women farmers fighting for water Image by Oxfam International Our “stunt” will show women farmers, whose lives and livelihoods are at stake in the negotiations, alongside the politicians and negotiators who hold the power in their hands. Find out more about Oxfam's work at UN climate summit 2011 in Durban, South Africa Credit: Ainhoa Goma/Oxfam … [Read more...]

Durban Image: Support Women Farmers Adapt to Climate Change

A Durban tagged image from Flickr - click on the name of the photographer below the image to see more Durban goodness. Support Women Farmers Adapt to Climate Change Image by Oxfam International ActionAid and Oxfam, together with a representative from the Rural Women’s Assembly, gathered to discuss the constraints faced by women smallholder farmers globally and in Africa. Speakers: Samantha Hargreaves, Head of Programs, Action Aid David Waskow, Director Climate Change Programs, Oxfam Sizani Ngubani, Rural Women’s Movement, KZN Find out … [Read more...]