Employment Equity Amendment Bill – decisive measures to transform South African Workplaces.

The Employment Equity Amendment draft Bill includes several significant proposed amendments to the Employment Equity Act. Notable amongst the proposed amendments are the following: 1. The deletion from the definition of “designated employer” of paragraph (b) which provides for an employer who employs fewer than 50 employees; but has a total annual turnover that is […]

16 Days of Activism – the 2020 pandemic

Initiated by the Women’s Global Leadership Institute in 1991, more than 187 countries, including South Africa, have taken part in this initiative in attempts to highlight the societal ill of violence against women and children. World Health Organisation (WHO) estimates that 12.1 in every 100 000 women are victims of femicide in SA each year. […]

Women in Business – The Call for Inclusion and Empowerment

64 Years later, and the revolutionary women’s protest carrying passes has revolutionised how women are viewed in South Africa. The 20 000 women who marched to Union buildings against legislation aimed at tightening the apartheid government’s control over the movement of black women in urban areas has since paved the way for the women in […]