Many young women in SA cannot afford to buy sanitary pads and their schooling suffers as a result. Project Dignity, with the help of Sonke Gender Justice, is offering an alternative that will keep them comfortable, safe – and in school.
Ariane Nevin calls for further steps to be taken to mitigate the overcrowding of South Africa’s prisons.
Re-analysing hate speech as a product of socialisation.
In the wake of the wave of xenophobic violence NGO Sonke Gender Justice tells the story of Lionnel Drench who fled the conflict in Congo Brazzaville.
Imagine if SONA actually was meaningful? By Marike Keller, Sonke Gender Justice.
The most important people in mining will not be among the movers and shakers at the high-profile event this week.
While it is important to acknowledge the very real and complex issues around the purchase and consumption of liquor, it is crucial to note the significant harms that are related to alcohol abuse.
Nonhlanhla – Sonke’s CEM Unit manager – shares experiences from her youth that influenced her decision to become an activist.
Zoe Black, a Zimbabwean sex worker and activist living in Cape Town, shares her troubling experiences as a victim of crime.
PEPFAR recipients document how the pledge limits sex workers’ access to health care and increases their vulnerability.
Feminists around the world have mixed reactions to Bono’s “Women of the Year” award, presented to him by Glamour Magazine.
It is vital the court of appeal upholds a ruling that makes South Africa’s gold mining industry accountable to women whose husbands died from silicosis.
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