Welcome to Emang Basadi

Emang Basadi (EB) is a non-governmental, non-profit making, women's human rights organisation formally established in 1986 in Botswana. It is a membership organisation committed to the principles of equality, justice and peace. The current membership is approximately 2 000, comprised of men and women. The Organisation's main goal is to develop action oriented strategies and mobilise women to take steps that help change their social, political, economic and legal positions in Botswana. read more

Information and Documentation Resource Centre (IDRC)

The significance of information, one of the contemporary instruments and strategies for attaining gender equality, cannot be over-emphasized. Thus, Emang Basadi IRDC was established to enable the Association, to provide information...

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  • Lobby against polygamy legislation in Botswana
  • Lobby against the Citizenship Act, which discriminated against women married to foreign men - they could not pass on their Citizenship Rights to their children.
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Plot 551, Southring Road,
Extension 4, Gaborone.

Phone : (+267) 390 9335 info@emangbasadi.org.bw