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For land reform to have a chance of success, women are key
For land reform to have a chance of success, women are key
I recently attended a panel discussion at which three eminent thinkers reflected on urban land reform. It shocked me that, after an hour of the...
#WeBelieveThem: Feminist caucus calls for end to ‘culture of silence’ in NGO sector
#WeBelieveThem: Feminist caucus calls for end to ‘culture of silence’ in NGO sector
In the wake of the allegations of sexual misconduct and institutional failure within Equal Education, the NGO Feminist Caucus has come out in...
Women tackle taxi terror
Women tackle taxi terror
The daughter of a colleague was recently sexually assaulted in a minibus taxi on her way home from school.
070707: 10 years on and the struggle against homophobic hate crimes continues
070707: 10 years on and the struggle against homophobic hate crimes continues
On July 7 2007 two lesbian *womxn - Sizakele Sigasa and Salome Masooa were
How can we prevent sexual violence in public transport and spaces?
How can we prevent sexual violence in public transport and spaces?
South Africa has one of the highest rates of sexual violence in the world. Harassment and sexual violence towards women using public transport...
Gangs use rape to 'cure' lesbians
Gangs use rape to 'cure' lesbians
Gangs of South African men are raping lesbians in the belief it will "cure" the women's sexual orientation, an aid agency said on Friday.
Anglo cleared in water-pollution scare
Anglo cleared in water-pollution scare
Water tests have raised questions over accusations made by ActionAid against Anglo Platinum that it was polluting the drinking water of two...
West urged to cancel $400bn of poor countries' debt
West urged to cancel $400bn of poor countries' debt
A further $400-billion of debt relief for the world's poorest countries is needed despite a decade of progress, the Jubilee Debt Campaign warns on...
More than 13-million stranded by floods in Asia
More than 13-million stranded by floods in Asia
Nearly 13,5-million people have been marooned or displaced by floods in India and Bangladesh, officials said on Saturday.
Mozambique acts on predator teachers
Mozambique acts on predator teachers
A teenage girl fights back tears as she recalls how the teacher she had regarded as her mentor demanded sexual favours after class at her Mozambican high school....

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