In the aftermath of the violent incident at Spur this year, we are once more confronted by an incident of racism and violence.
It is an affront to South Africa that one of the very individuals elected to be a leader in this democracy could perpetuate such violence, and in particular, against women.
Civil society organisations recognise government’s efforts in reducing overcrowding in Pollsmoor Remand Detention Facility from 252% to 149% in six months.
Today Sonke Gender Justice pays its respects to Prudence Mabele, a fallen giant of the global AIDS movement.
Community dialogue addressing the rising levels of GBV in Diepsloot.
MenEngage Africa and partners host regional meeting to investigate the evolving structural drivers behind female genital mutilation.
Civil society representatives, parents, citizens and community members all speak out to defend the rights of Tanzania’s young girls.
The work of our partners and the MenEngage Uganda network in engaging men and boys to address HIV/AIDS is featured in Indiana University article.
Now more than ever we need clear and unequivocal action to advance women’s rights and to end violence against women and all forms of discrimination.
Sixty countries have co-sponsored these HRC resolutions yet South Africa has to date failed to indicate whether it will follow suit
View a schedule of events Sonke is to participate in at this year’s South African AIDS Conference.
75 years is too long to wait for gender equality in paid and unpaid work, reveals new global report on fatherhood.
Expressing gratitude to the late Dr Babatunde Osotimehin for his leadership and contributions toward gender equality.
Conference to sensitise MPs about the prevalence of Female Genital Multilation/Cutting in their countries.
The recommendation for on-going criminalisation of sex work is not based on evidence and does not respect sex workers’ human rights.
Namibian activist Tangeni John Ilovu takes over from previous co-ordinator James Itana.
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