gender based violence

 
Walk the talk against GBV
Walk the talk against GBV
Mr President, November 25, the International Day of No Violence Against Women, marks the start of the Sixteen Days of Activism on Gender-Based...
#GBVSummit: ‘We have not budgeted for failure’ — Shabangu
#GBVSummit: ‘We have not budgeted for failure’ — Shabangu
The declaration finalised during the two-day national summit against gender-based violence (GBV) and femicide has been adopted, but not yet signed....
SA to launch plan to tackle gender-based violence. Read Ramaphosa's speech here.
SA to launch plan to tackle gender-based violence. Read Ramaphosa's speech here.
President Cyril Ramaphosa has announced that South Africa will launch a national strategic plan to tackle gender-based violence (GBV) after years of lobbying by activists....
Dr Sibu Qhogwana
Dr Sibu Qhogwana
A clinical psychologist, University of Johannesburg lecturer and activist, Dr Sibu Qhogwana’s work is primarily focused on the impact of...
​A gender violence robot, seriously?
​A gender violence robot, seriously?
On August 1, thousands of women took part in #TheTotalShutdown march to the Union Buildings. Despite having announced it weeks in advance, the ANC...
Editorial: Strike down rape culture
Editorial: Strike down rape culture
Last Friday, a third-year university student died of suicide at home in Johannesburg. Khensani Maseko had been raped in Makhanda in May.
Punishing rapists isn’t good enough
Punishing rapists isn’t good enough
I got a text from a male friend yesterday. “I apologise for the shit men out there, me included. All men are fucked and I’m disgusted at times...
Manana removed from gender-based violence panel discussion
Manana removed from gender-based violence panel discussion
The organisers of an event aimed at raising funds to oppose gender-based violence confirmed on Thursday that they had removed former ANC MP Mduduzi...
Rhodes SRC calls for academic shutdown in honour of student’s death
Rhodes SRC calls for academic shutdown in honour of student’s death
The student representative council (SRC) at Rhodes University has announced it will protest for an academic shutdown on Monday morning in honour of...
‘This march was long overdue’
‘This march was long overdue’
Yesterday opened a lot of things in my mind. If we stand together as women, a lot of things can change.
Time to speak out about abusers
Time to speak out about abusers
I had an uncle. My cousins and I were warned not to go to his home because he was a known rapist. But he never spent a day in prison. It was common...

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