#Gender-Based Violence

  • Article: Arrest of a Johannesburg Teacher Shines Spotlight on ‘Pandemic’ of Sexual Violence in South Africa’s Schools
    Girls & Women

    Arrest of a Johannesburg Teacher Shines Spotlight on ‘Pandemic’ of Sexual Violence in South Africa’s Schools

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Jan. 31, 2019

    The teacher will appear in court next month. But the issue is so much bigger than one case. Read more

  • Article: Nicole Kidman Just Donated $500,000 to Stop Violence Against Women
    Girls & Women

    Nicole Kidman Just Donated $500,000 to Stop Violence Against Women

    By Leah Rodriguez|Dec. 13, 2018

    The star is using her platform to make sure survivors are heard. Read more

  • Article: This South African Organisation Empowers Young Leaders to Challenge Social Issues
    Education

    This South African Organisation Empowers Young Leaders to Challenge Social Issues

    By Thato Mahlangu|Dec. 13, 2018

    Because young people are the key to driving change. Read more

  • 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: Angelina Jolie Is Bringing a Film Festival Combatting Sexual Violence in Conflict to London
    Girls & Women

    Angelina Jolie Is Bringing a Film Festival Combatting Sexual Violence in Conflict to London

    By Imogen Calderwood|Nov. 26, 2018

    The British Film Institute hosted the festival in London. Read more

  • Article: Survivors of Sexual Violence in South Africa Are Finally Finding Their Voices
    Girls & Women

    Survivors of Sexual Violence in South Africa Are Finally Finding Their Voices

    Nov. 16, 2018

    The tide is turning. Read more

  • Article: A Thong Was Presented in a Rape Trial. Women in Ireland (and Around the World) Are Furious.
    Girls & Women

    A Thong Was Presented in a Rape Trial. Women in Ireland (and Around the World) Are Furious.

    By Imogen Calderwood|Nov. 14, 2018

    “You have to look at the way she was dressed. She was wearing a thong with a lace front.” Read more