The University of Cape Town (UCT) celebrated National Women’s Day on 8 August at a lunch hosted in Graça Machel Hall by Vice-Chancellor Professor Mamokgethi Phakeng. The theme was raising up African women in academia and in leadership roles. Poetry and music set a festive tone for guests who included gender activist Dr Vuyo Mahlati, as well as the first recipients of the #UCTForWomxnByWomxn Scholarships. Je’nine May caught the event on camera.
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NoDerivatives 4.0 International License.
Please view the republishing articles page for more information.