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Rich Laburn

Head of Digital

Rich is the driving force behind Londolozi’s online storytelling and the Londolozi blog. His passions of digital media, film and photography, combined with his field-guiding background, have seen him take the Londolozi blog to new heights since he began it in 2009. Rich ...

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on Women – The Power of Creation

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Marinda Drake
Master Tracker

Women in South Africa has come a long way since the 50’s. It makes me proud to live in this beautiful we call home. Great feel good blog.

Denise Vouri
Digital Tracker

Your words are a reminder of how far we’ve come and yet, for so many women , the path to creation and freedom is paved with rocks and thorns, difficult to navigate when you’ve no shoes. So in celebration of Women’s Day, I continue to hope for freedom and equality for all human beings.

Joanne Wadsworth
Senior Digital Ranger

“Now you understand just why my head’s not bowed. I don’t shout or jump about or talk too loud. When you see me passing it ought to make you proud…..Phenomenal woman, that’s me.” Maya Angelou Saluting the women of South Africa and their victorious journey forward. Carry on …..

Mary Beth Wheeler
Digital Tracker

A special blog, Rich. I did not know about the 1956 march and the brave women who participated back then. Today’s Londolozi women are inspiring and you’ve honored them beautifully!

Peggy Fox
Explorer

You’ve hit the nail on the head with this beautiful piece. Thank you for not focusing on the idea that women were put on earth to bear children. Not all of us have done that but have managed to excel in other ways, as you have noted. Lastly, bravissimo to you for acknowledging the men who have helped make our world happen. We couldn’t do it without you!

Judith Guffey
Senior Digital Ranger

Aloha to all the amazing women at Londolozi. You bring brightness into the world every day.

Ryan James
Contributor

Thanks Rich, the ten photos you have chosen are beautiful. I join you in giving thanks to the amazing women who (sometimes in spite of very difficult circumstances) continue to find the space to share their amazing vision and leadership.

Susan Strauss
Digital Ranger

Beautiful images!

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