Breaking The Glass Ceiling In Poultry

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Cecilia Opelokgale has broken the glass ceiling in the local poultry industry, where both South African and Batswana men dominate abattoir ownership.

At grassroots level, many local women can be found in the poultry industry, running their own projects successfully and supporting many livelihoods, both at informal and semi-commercial level.

However, higher up the value chain at abattoir-level, women disappear and male ownership dominates.

Editor's Comment
Happy Independence!

We are 56 years old and what do we have to show for it? Looking at where Botswana started and where it is today, there are a lot of developments, but whether the developments match the number of years we have enjoyed as a country is a topic for another day.The fact that cannot be denied is we have seen major developments, but we are still lacking in several pertinent areas.Our beautiful country imports almost everything. We import fuel, food,...

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