Colani Hlatjwako is the Africa Regional Coordinator of the One Billion Rising Campaign. This is a global campaign aimed at ending violence against women and girls. Currently Colani is coordinating 17 countries (Swaziland/Eswatini, South Africa, Mozambique, Zambia, Lesotho, Kenya, Uganda, Nigeria, Togo, Mali, Senegal, Ghana, Malawi, Gabon, Cameroon, Rwanda and Namibia). She seats on the Global counsel of One Billion Rising Campaign.
Colani is an accredited Member of the Network of African Women in Conflict Prevention and Mediation (FemWise–Africa) within the African Union, Founding member of Liphimbo labomake Eswatini/ women’s coalition in Swaziland. She is former National Director for women and Law in Southern Africa-Eswatini. An organisation that is focusing on promoting women and girls’ legal rights.
She is an Activist and determined woman feminist leader who is passionate about women’s rights, gender equality and strengthening women’s capacities to advance socially, economically and politically in Swaziland and across Africa. She believes in inclusive and democratic environment that promotes the respect of human rights.
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