Call for state protection for anti-mining activist Nonhle Mbuthuma!

Just a few weeks ago, we released a statement where we condemned the passing of well-known activist sister Fikile Ntshangase, who was murdered in her home, and who at the time of her murder, was involved in a legal battle with a coal mine. Somkhele coal mine wanted to expand the mine in sis Fikile’s community, … More Call for state protection for anti-mining activist Nonhle Mbuthuma!

Gender-Based Violence- Regional work

Work on Gender Based Violence and sanitation does not begin and end with Women’s Day in the Southern Africa Region. Rural Women’s Assembly leadership strategize campaigns which includes members, non-member rural women, community structures like the traditional leaders too. This is effective since many structures keeps our members and other rural women from making decisions … More Gender-Based Violence- Regional work

WE RISE FOR OUR LAND- film investigating land struggles in Eswatini, Mozambique and Zambia

We  rise for our Land is a film that explores the complexities and contentions of land struggles in 3 countries in Southern Africa- Eswatini ( formerly known as Swaziland), Mozambique and Zambia. In the film the protagonists are women activists, rural women who work the land and also mobilise for laws to be reviewed with rural … More WE RISE FOR OUR LAND- film investigating land struggles in Eswatini, Mozambique and Zambia