The Women’s Charter was drafted in Johannesburg on 17 April 1954 by the founding members of FEDSAW, which included veteran activists such as Helen Joseph, Lilian Ngoyi and Florence Mkhize, Ray Alexander and Dora Tamana, who were all instrumental in the fight for women’s right in South Africa.

#DidYouKnow #WomensCharter #WomensMonth

Pictured: Rahima Moosa, left, with Lillian Ngoyi, Helen Joseph and Sophie Williams at the Union Buildings in 1955.