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Sonke calls for apology and retraction from Adv Mpumlwana for his defence of Grace Mugabe’s use of violence
28 Aug 17 / Sonke argues against Advocate Loyiso Mpumlwana’s suggestion that African culture allows for beatings.
Sonke condemns KFC assault and calls for the challenges of racism, violence and toxic masculinities to be addressed
7 Aug 17 / In the aftermath of the violent incident at Spur this year, we are once more confronted …
Sonke calls for immediate suspension of Deputy Minister Manana following incident of gender-based violence
7 Aug 17 / It is an affront to South Africa that one of the very individuals elected to be …
Civil society organisations recognise government’s efforts in reducing overcrowding in Pollsmoor Remand
31 Jul 17 / Civil society organisations recognise government’s efforts in reducing overcrowding in Pollsmoor Remand Detention Facility from 252% to …
Sonke Gender Justice mourns the loss of AIDS activist Prudence Mabele
11 Jul 17 / Today Sonke Gender Justice pays its respects to Prudence Mabele, a fallen giant of the global …
Invitation to a community dialogue on gender-based violence prevention
7 Jul 17 / Community dialogue addressing the rising levels of GBV in Diepsloot.
Strategising against FGM in Zanzibar
5 Jul 17 / MenEngage Africa and partners host regional meeting to investigate the evolving structural drivers behind female genital …
#ArudiShuleni: Joint Statement by a coalition of civil society organisations on re-entry to school for girls after they …
30 Jun 17 / Civil society representatives, parents, citizens and community members all speak out to defend the rights of …
Engaging men is key to reaching 90-90-90 target in Uganda
25 Jun 17 / The work of our partners and the MenEngage Uganda network in engaging men and boys to …
Civil society calls on SA Government to support resolutions addressing violence and discrimination against women before …
21 Jun 17 / Now more than ever we need clear and unequivocal action to advance women’s rights and to …
South Africa called on to vote in favour of three important Human Rights Council resolutions to address violence against…
20 Jun 17 / Sixty countries have co-sponsored these HRC resolutions yet South Africa has to date failed to indicate …
Sonke Gender Justice at the 8th South African AIDS Conference, Durban, SA
12 Jun 17 / View a schedule of events Sonke is to participate in at this year’s South African AIDS …
Men taking on 50 percent of the world’s childcare and domestic work requires global goal and immediate action
9 Jun 17 / 75 years is too long to wait for gender equality in paid and unpaid work, reveals …
MenEngage Africa mourns the death of UNFPA chief
7 Jun 17 / Expressing gratitude to the late Dr Babatunde Osotimehin for his leadership and contributions toward gender equality.
Kenya hosts regional parliamentary meeting on FGM/C
26 May 17 / Conference to sensitise MPs about the prevalence of Female Genital Multilation/Cutting in their countries.

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