#Gender-Based Violence

  • 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

  • Article: #NotInMyName: A New South African Civil Rights Movement Is Fighting to Change Perspectives
    Citizenship

    #NotInMyName: A New South African Civil Rights Movement Is Fighting to Change Perspectives

    By Thato Mahlangu|Nov. 14, 2018

    "It is us men who are killing and abusing women." Read more

  • Article: How Tragedy Inspired Sello Maake KaNcube to Speak Out Against Gender-Based Violence
    Education

    How Tragedy Inspired Sello Maake KaNcube to Speak Out Against Gender-Based Violence

    By Thato Mahlangu|Nov. 12, 2018

    The actor has five children by five women, before his son died in a car crash. 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