GWII Leaderwalk: Moving Forward

EVENT Date:  18 July 2024 Time: 08:30 – 11:30am Speaker: Faith Mangope Theme: Moving Forward Venue: The Venue Green Park, 3 Lower Road, Cnr, W Rd S, Morningside, Sandton RSVP: admin@gwii.co.za AGENDA 08:00 – 09:00 Registration and breakfast 09:00 – 09:05 Welcome & Housekeeping 09:10 – 09:50 Keynote address and activities 09:50 – 10:00 Q&A Read More

GWII Mix N Mingle – Golf Masterclass

Gauteng Women in Insurance hosted a golf masterclass, on at the World of Golf aimed at non-golfers, to teach women the rules and fundamentals of the game and provide practical experience on the golf course. The event included networking opportunities with industry experts and professional golfers and provided a unique opportunity for women in the Read More

GWII CPD Session: Hidden in Plain Sight: Waste Pickers’ Environmental Contributions

The June Challenge for Gauteng Women in Insurance (GWII) is Environmental Sustainability, as the Year of Yes continues. With this, GWII hosted a thought-provoking webinar Hidden in Plain Sight: Waste Pickers’ Environmental Contributions on Tuesday, 4 June, proudly sponsored by Charter Risk Underwriting Managers. In her presentation “Hidden in Plain Sight: Waste Pickers’ Environmental Contributions,” Read More

Helpful tips for dealing with anxiety

Anxiety can be caused by many factors, like stress at work or school, illness, and the loss of a loved one. You might have anxiety because your brain is wired that way; it’s natural for some people to worry more than others. Given the ongoing uncertainties that are occurring in our lives and culture, anxiety Read More

Persisting gender gaps in female executive leadership

The Global Gender Gap Report 2023 highlighted the need for renewed and concerted action due to the persistence of large gender gaps worldwide. In terms of closing the gender gap, South Africa ranked 20th overall with 78% gap closure. This is well above the average score of Sub-Saharan Africa, with the region scoring only sixth Read More

The unpaid work burden: how women can protect themselves financially

The stark reality is that, in South Africa, the burden of unpaid work is still largely shouldered by women. And for as long as this status quo prevails, women will struggle to achieve true financial freedom. Defined as labour that doesn’t involve any direct remuneration, ‘unpaid work’ generally encompasses household duties, such as cooking, cleaning, Read More

GWII – The Year Of Yes – June Challenge

Environmental Sustainability Environmental sustainability involves making responsible choices that ensure the long-term health of our planet. There is power is collective action!  When individuals unite towards a shared vision or goal the collective voice has the potential to make lasting impact and change.  We, as women, have the power to demand change in all the Read More