For example, the BWASA annual censuses concentrate on the corporate landscape (Frontier Advisory, 2013; Ndhlovu and Spring, 2009), while the SDGI also has gaps in some categories.
"The Current Status of Policies, Practices, Measures and Barriers regarding Women-owned Businesses in Government Procurement", Report prepared for the Businesswomen's Association South Africa (BWASA), BWA/Oxfam.
BWASA National President, Farzanah Mall, says the calibre of people nominated in the various categories was strong, making it a challenging task for the judges to choose the winners.
In a surprise announcement, a Crystal award was presented to Mall in recognition of the many years of service she has dedicated to BWASA and her role in elevating the organisation to the next level with grace, wisdom, humility and excellence.
National President, Farzanah Mall, says the winners will be announced at a gala event at the Sandton Convention Centre on 7 September.