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Submissions for the Empowerment and Recognition of Women in Construction (ERWIC) Awards can be made until 17 July.

2020 AWARDS PROGRAMME CELEBRATES WOMEN IN CONSTRUCTION

With the aim of celebrating and encouraging women in the construction industry, the Construction Industry Development Board (cidb) has developed an awards programme to showcase their projects and achievements. The Empowerment and Recognition of Women in Construction (ERWIC) Awards consist of ten awards categories, which are open for entry to any entity which is registered […]

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With Women’s Month about to begin, the Institute for Timber Construction South Africa (ITC-SA), South Africa’s professional body and regulator of the engineered timber structure industry, spotlights three of its female members, who share their experiences as women in construction.

CLIMBING THE SCAFFOLDING: SOUTH AFRICAN WOMEN IN ROOFING

While the South African construction sector is a provider of a significant number of jobs and fertile ground for entrepreneurial activities, female representation across all strata in the sector is fundamentally lacking. According to the National Home Builders Registration Council’s (NHBRC) Women Empowerment Programme website, “Participation by women in the construction industry remains low. Support […]

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First CMA house officially launched

The first 40m² CMA House, which together with seven other houses, was officially launched by the Deputy Minister of Human Settlements, the Honourable Ms.Zou Kota-Fredericks on 10 December 2012 at Sokhulumi Village in Bronkhorstspruit. Other dignitaries attending the ceremony included: Gauteng MEC for Local Government and Housing, Ntombi Mekgwe; SAWiC’s Gauteng Chairperson, Ms Kelikile Kwinana; […]

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