gender based violence

 
Swelindawo was not killed because she was lesbian, says deputy police minister
Swelindawo was not killed because she was lesbian, says deputy police minister
Khayelitsha resident Noluvuyo Swelindawo was not killed because she was lesbian, Deputy Police Minister Maggie Sotyu said on Thursday.
Vimba! Bhekisisa app helps Diepsloot women and children access help when raped
Vimba! Bhekisisa app helps Diepsloot women and children access help when raped
More than half the men – 56% – in Diepsloot in northern Johannesburg have abused a woman sexual or physically according to the baseline results...
Almost half of centres for rape survivors may lose funding for counselling services
Almost half of centres for rape survivors may lose funding for counselling services
Almost 50% of government’s service centres for rape survivors may be without counsellors after September after international funding for the...
When #abuse starts trending
When #abuse starts trending
BODY LANGUAGE
End the war on women's bodies
End the war on women's bodies
November 25 marks the beginning of the 16 Days of No Violence Against Women Campaign. Since 1991, the 16 days have been used as a global organising...
Cut the rhetoric and act against gender-based violence
Cut the rhetoric and act against gender-based violence
November 25 marked the beginning of the 16 Days of No Violence Against Women campaign. Since 1991 it has been used as a global organising strategy...
Violence against women and children costs SA $173bn
Violence against women and children costs SA $173bn
Violence holds a huge cost for our world. Globally the cost runs to more than 11% of the world's GDP. But this is not mostly about the highly...
Durga confronts violence of men
Durga confronts violence of men
The Hindu festival of Navarathri, also known as Durga Puja, is celebrated in both South Africa and India. As it comes to an end this week, it seems...
Violence against women badly hurts SA's economy
Violence against women badly hurts SA's economy
Gender-based violence (GBV) costs the South African economy a staggering R28.4-billion to R42.2-billion a year.
Beyond Pistorius: He killed his girlfriend, and now faces judgment
Beyond Pistorius: He killed his girlfriend, and now faces judgment
As the Oscar Pistorius trial for the ...
[Slideshow]India: Gang rape of girls puts spotlight on sexual violence
[Slideshow]India: Gang rape of girls puts spotlight on sexual violence
The rape and murder of two teenage girls, found hanging from a mango tree, has sparked outrage among activists and the international community.

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