#Gender-Based Violence

  • Article: South Africa Just Signed a Declaration to End ‘National Crisis’ of Gender-Based Violence
    Girls & Women

    South Africa Just Signed a Declaration to End ‘National Crisis’ of Gender-Based Violence

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|April 1, 2019

    The president said the country’s femicide rate is almost five times higher than the global average. Read more

  • Article: This South African Painter’s Art Lifts Up the Voices of Marginalised Women
    Girls & Women

    This South African Painter’s Art Lifts Up the Voices of Marginalised Women

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|April 1, 2019

    Kilmany-Jo Liversage’s work is a feminist protest against gender inequality and discrimination. Read more

  • Article: Global Citizen Ambassador Penny Lebyane Talks Human Rights and Star Power as Advocacy
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    Global Citizen Ambassador Penny Lebyane Talks Human Rights and Star Power as Advocacy

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|March 22, 2019

    “Popular culture has a vital role to play in influencing and advancing policy.” Read more

  • Article: Why Sexual Assault Survivors Just Marched 10,000 Kilometers Across India
    Girls & Women

    Why Sexual Assault Survivors Just Marched 10,000 Kilometers Across India

    By Imogen Calderwood|Feb. 22, 2019

    Thousands gathered in Delhi to honor the end of the march on Friday. Read more

  • 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  and  Carmen Singer|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