Two cases of sexual assault involving three EFFSC leaders at UWC provoked students to march against gender-based violence on campus.
By Stats SA estimates, 1 in 5 children are victims of sexual violence while the Western Cape education department says there have only been five reported cases at schools in the province so far this year.
A report by the CSVR paints a picture of how violent masculine cultures are behind Lusikisiki’s country-leading statistics on gender-based violence.
The Uyinene Mrwetyana Foundation, the University of Cape Town (UCT), and civil society organisations marched from Uyinene’s former residence, to the Clareinch Post Office where she was brutally murdered in 2019.
The local councillor says that there have been too many reported cases of rape in Taiwan informal settlement this year for men not to make a stand for the security of women in their community.
Imbizo ya Madoda saw men living in and around Khayelitsha participating in a long overdue and crucial conversation around GBV.
These are some of the stories we brought you in 2021. Expect more to follow in 2022.
A disagreement over the use of a vehicle led to a male officer assaulting a female officer at Tsomo police station.
The KZN premier visited the police station with the highest number of reported rape cases as part of the launch of 16 Days of Activism.
The costs of getting a university education comes at higher cost for female students from poor backgrounds, no less if they are on NSFAS bursaries.
The gruesome murder of Busisiwe Ngwadla and the light sentence given to her killer has put the spotlight on the effectiveness of police in dealing with femicide and gender-based violence.
The magistrate made her ruling without allowing for cross examination of the accused..