Gender Activist, Prudence Nobantu Mabele Dies at 46

Publisher:
SABC
Publication Date:
19 July 2017
Tags:
South Africa, NGOs and Civil Society, Women and Gender

A leading advocate for people living with HIV and Aids and respected gender activist, Prudence Nobantu Mabele, has died at the age of 46. Mabele was the president of the Society for Women and Aids in Africa and founder, and executive director of the Postive Women's Network.


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