November 26, 2021

Women’s voices fade after local government elections

With South Africa’s 213 municipal councils holding their first council meetings aimed at establishing political office, the absence of women in many councils is glaring. While discussions around coalition governments in many of the hung councils and the filling of proportional representative seats continues to take up a large share of public conversations, very little is being said about the missing women in local government and what implica…

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