Celebrating South Africa’s Women

Yvonne Johnston, CEO of the International Marketing CouncilSouth Africa celebrates Women’s Day on 9 August. Every time I deal with the women of South Africa I am astonished by their strength and resilience.

I spoke recently at a function honouring women who took part in the 1956 march. I felt honoured to meet them because they set the tone for how their followers have conducted themselves.

The women of Africa have given the men of Africa a modus operandi that is gentle caring and collaborative, which is why we are where we are today.

Why don’t you tell us about interesting South African woman you know, and how they make a difference?

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