Tag: 16 days
South Africa’s economic gender gap and wage inequality further perpetuate violence against women
South Africa’s gender gap regarding economic opportunity and participation is growing, according to the World Economic Forum (WEF).
Earlier this month the WEF released its Global Gender Gap report for 2017, which found that the gender gap widened globally for the first time in a decade.
The evolution of the Sexual Offences Act in South Africa, in effect for 10 years
South Africa has some of the most progressive legislation regarding sexual violence today. But this wasn’t always the case.
PRESS RELEASE: #NotOurLeaders Campaign launched by Women and Democracy Initiative, Lawyers for Human Rights
#NotOurLeaders Campaign launched by Women and Democracy Initiative, Lawyers for Human Rights and gender violence specialist during 16 Days of Activism to end violence against women