#Femicide

  • Article: #HearMeToo: Turning the Tide Against Gender-Based Violence in South Africa
    PartnerGirls & Women

    #HearMeToo: Turning the Tide Against Gender-Based Violence in South Africa

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Nov. 30, 2018|Vodacom Group

    ”It’s clear that not enough is being done to address this scourge.” Read more

  • Article: 16 Days of Activism Sees South Africans Unite to End Gender-Based Violence
    Girls & Women

    16 Days of Activism Sees South Africans Unite to End Gender-Based Violence

    By Thato Mahlangu|Nov. 28, 2018

    The campaign launched on Sunday, on International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women. Read more

  • Article: Women Just Silently Stood in Protest During President’s Speech at South Africa’s First Gender Violence Summit
    Girls & Women

    Women Just Silently Stood in Protest During President’s Speech at South Africa’s First Gender Violence Summit

    By Mbali Kgame|Nov. 1, 2018

    “Gender-based violence is an affront to our shared humanity as South Africans,” said Ramaphosa. Read more

  • Article: Latin American Women Urged to Act on Violence to Cut Murder Rate
    Girls & Women

    Latin American Women Urged to Act on Violence to Cut Murder Rate

    Sept. 28, 2018

    Latin America is home to 14 of the 25 countries with the world's highest rates of femicide. Read more

  • Article: Mandela's Legacy Lives on in South Africa Through Its Young People
    OpinionCitizenship

    Mandela's Legacy Lives on in South Africa Through Its Young People

    By Hlumelo Siphe Williams|Aug. 24, 2018

    On the year that marks 100 years since Mandela's birth, his legacy still thrives and inspires. Read more

  • Article: 3 Issues South Africa Needs to Address as We Celebrate Women's Month
    OpinionGirls & Women

    3 Issues South Africa Needs to Address as We Celebrate Women's Month

    By Hlumelo Siphe Williams|Aug. 16, 2018

    We still have a long way to go. Read more

  • Article: An Openly Gay Black Female Politician Was Murdered in Brazil — And Now Thousands Are Protesting
    Citizenship

    An Openly Gay Black Female Politician Was Murdered in Brazil — And Now Thousands Are Protesting

    By Daniele Selby|March 16, 2018

    Marielle Franco was critical of police brutality in Brazil’s impoverished favelas, where she grew up Read more

  • Article: Femicide in Mexico Has More Than Doubled Since 2007: Report
    Girls & Women

    Femicide in Mexico Has More Than Doubled Since 2007: Report

    By Phineas Rueckert|Dec. 14, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Many of the killings take place in public places. Read more