Department of Women, Children and People with Disabilities

 
​Child abuse can be curbed if the will to keep our children safe is tangibly realised
​Child abuse can be curbed if the will to keep our children safe is tangibly realised
At the World Health Organisation’s Violence Prevention Alliance meeting to be held in Cape Town from September 6 to 7, the message will be clear:...
Say what? Presidency celebrates 16 years of 'raising gender-based violence'
Say what? Presidency celebrates 16 years of 'raising gender-based violence'
A curious press statement was sent out by the South African presidency yesterday. It announced the usual launch of South Africa’s "16 Days of...
Maharaj for minister of propaganda
Maharaj for minister of propaganda
After five years of crisis management and hopping from one scandal to another, President Jacob Zuma wants an information ministry, based on the...
Gender Bill fails to offer women anything new
Gender Bill fails to offer women anything new
The Women Empowerment and Gender Equality Bill has quietly tiptoed into Parliament. But, given the insubstantial nature of its offerings, such...
Comment: Rape, murder and indifference
Comment: Rape, murder and indifference
More than a decade ago, when the department of health under Manto Tshabalala-Msimang failed to provide leadership on HIV prevention and the...
Opinion: Women's Month and the department of woe
Opinion: Women's Month and the department of woe
What more can be said about the department of women, children and people with disabilities? *Big breath*
Report shows corruption within women and children department
Report shows corruption within women and children department
Beeld reported it was in possession of the report that was compiled after an investigation originally requested by Minister Lulu...
Lulu Xingwana strikes out at SAA tirade claims
Lulu Xingwana strikes out at SAA tirade claims
Women and Children Minister Lulu Xingwana has dismissed as "sensational hot air" a report that she demanded to be upgraded from economy to business...
Government backs miniskirt march against assault
Government backs miniskirt march against assault
Minister of Women Lulu Xingwana will participate in Friday's march to protest against assaults on women wearing miniskirts.
ANC Women's League condemns taxi rank assault
ANC Women's League condemns taxi rank assault
A government department and the ANC Women's League on Wednesday added their voices to condemning the harassment and groping of two teenagers at the...
Keep child rape suspects in jail, says Xingwana
Keep child rape suspects in jail, says Xingwana
Courts should not grant bail to suspects charged with rape and murder of children as they "often go out and commit more crimes", Minister for...

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