Category: Careers

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Gemnet Staffwriter1 year

Innovation key to improving gender equality

“Think Equal, Build Smart, Innovate for Change”, is the theme for this year’s International Women’s Day, being commemorated today, March ...

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Joyce Mulama2 years

Top female journalist celebrated

Veteran journalist, Lucy Oriang’, was feted during this year’s Media Council of Kenya Annual Journalism Excellence Awards held in Nairobi, ...

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Outsourced Gemnet3 years

Computer says no?

Will robots and artificial intelligence help us in our daily lives, or steal our jobs and discriminate against us? Manuela ...

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Outsourced Gemnet3 years

Three women, three wives, one true story

A novel, a play and three women on the politics of polygamy, and what can change it. “I will not ...

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Joshua Araka3 years

Keeping girls in school by providing free sanitary ware

When in primary school, Duke Okari saw a Class Seven girl crying as other pupils laughed and ridiculed her. At ...

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Outsourced Gemnet3 years

Pretty Yende: The Wealth Music Gives Me Is Priceless

Operatic soprano Pretty Yende is arguably one of South Africa’s greatest cultural exports today. The Milan-based opera singer has performed ...

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Outsourced Gemnet3 years

Nigeria’s Chibok Girls Inspire Marvel’s New Superhero

London — Move over Captain America and watch out Wonder Woman, here comes Ngozi: a teenage superheroine inspired by Nigeria’s ...

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Outsourced Gemnet3 years

Behind the Wheel: Egypt’s Women Drivers

In the heart of Egypt’s bustling capital Cairo, only very few female taxi drivers brave the unforgiving traffic. Um Waleed ...