Category - Publications

SGDM Factsheet Mozambique

The Labour Law provides special protection to working women, especially during the period of pregnancy and after childbirth, women are not to be dismissed, without just cause, during pregnancy and up to one year after giving birth.

SGDM Factsheet Seychelles

The Seychelles Decent Work Country Programme (DWCP) was developed to improve employment opportunities and conditions for women and youth through maintaining a low rate of unemployment at 5 percent.

SGDM Factsheet Zambia

Access to productive resources has improved due to policies and programmes that advocate for equal access to land for women and men

SGDM Factsheet South Africa

South Africa is one of the countries in the SADC region which has made significant progress to increase the participation of women in mining

SGDM Factsheet Malawi

Malawi is committed to advancing the rights of its citizens and in particular women who have been historically disadvantaged in many aspects which include access to resources for the development of livelihoods.

SGDM Factsheet Lesotho

Lesotho is party to key international, continental and regional frameworks on women empowerment and gender equality

SGDM Factsheet Eswatini

The Kingdom of Eswatini stands amongst the few SADC Member States who have managed to set up specially arranged financial institutions to cater for women.

SGDM Factsheet Zimbabwe

Enhancing the economic well-being of women has been one of the major priorities of the government of Zimbabwe

SGDM Factsheet Tanzania

Tanzania was one of the first countries in the SADC region to conduct Time Use surveys and lobby for the Multiple Roles of Women to be recognized in policy.