Women on South African Farms: Empowerment Across or Along Race and Class Divisions?

@inproceedings{Kritzinger1998WomenOS,
  title={Women on South African Farms: Empowerment Across or Along Race and Class Divisions?},
  author={Andrienetta Kritzinger and Jan Vorster},
  year={1998}
}
This paper explores the role being played by two prominent women groupings in empowering farm women on South African fruit and wine farms. By focusing their efforts on farm wives and women farm workers, the Cape Women's Forum has embarked on a process of empowering farm women across race and class divisions. This approach contrasts with that of the other group - the Women on Farms Project- in that the latter facilitates the empowerment of women farm workers only. The paper examines the… CONTINUE READING