Sonke in the News

Sonke’s Dean Peacock speaking to Masechaba on SAFM Talkshop about family planning and access to contraception
21 Sep 13 / He underlines the importance of a woman’s rights to reproductive health and choice, and the role that men need to play as partners, in safeguarding …
Sonke Director Dean Peacock Interviewed About Death Sentence as Ineffective Deterrent for Rape
15 Sep 13 / Four Indian men were sentenced to death by a New Delhi court last Friday for the gruesome gang rape and murder of a 23-year-old woman …
Sonke’s Xholani Tshandu speaks out at event to remember murdered woman miner Pinky Mosiane
15 Aug 13 / See it here
Sonke’s Bafana Khumalo speaks on SAFM about “Not in my name” march against men’s violence
15 Aug 13 / Sonke’s Bafana Khumalo speaks on SAFM about “Not in my name” march against men’s violence
Sonke’s Bafana Khumalo speaks on SAFM about August 24th “Not in my name” march against men’s vio…
15 Aug 13 / The Not in My Name Rally aims to bring all men into the fight against the scourge of gender-based violence in its different forms and …
Die Burger Covers Sonke’s OMC Beyond the Bars Group
28 May 13 / South Africa’s leading Afrikaans newspaper, Die Burger, has published an article covering Sonke’s Beyond the Bars One Man Can group. The story follows Thandisizwe, one of the leading …
Sonke on Radio 702 News to discuss Free State police brutality case
15 Apr 13 / Sonke appeared on the Radio 702 news, urging the Independent Police Investigative Directorate to thoroughly probe the attack of a woman by an off-duty police …
Sonke’s Prison Work Highlighted in Mail & Guardian Newspaper
28 Mar 13 / South Africa’s weekly Mail & Guardian newspaper has highlighted Sonke’s work in prisons in an article on 28 March 2013 about the prevalence of sexual …
Two Newspaper Articles on Fatherhood Featuring Sonke
28 Mar 13 / Sonke’s work on positive, involved fatherhood with MenCare was featured in two full-page newspaper articles on March 27th, one in Pretoria News and one in The …
Video on Sonke’s work towards the elimination of violence against women
8 Mar 13 / The Huffington Post has an article by Lynne Featherstone, the UK’s Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for International Development, in which she writes about her experience of …
Sonke’s Call for Stop Rape Campaign to be Included in School Curriculum
4 Mar 13 / Sonke has called on the Department of Education to ensure that it includes The Stop Rape Campaign in the school curriculum. Mbuyiselo Botha elaborates. SAFM …
Sonke’s Mbuyiselo Botha on Igagasi FM’s Viewpoint Talk Show
26 Feb 13 / Acting Director for Gender, Health and Justice Research Unit from the University of Cape Town, Kellley Moult and Sonke’s Mbuyiselo Botha are featured on this …
Sonke on Igagasi FM News
26 Feb 13 / The Sonke Gender Justice Network says inequalities and substance abuse is very much behind the drive of abuse of women and children. Sonke on Igagasi …
Sonke’s Dumisani Rebombo on CNBC Africa regarding his work as a gender activist
26 Feb 13 / Sonke’s Dumisani Rebombo took part in a gang rape when he was only 15 years old and he would go on to spend much of …
Mbuyiselo Botha on Ukhozi FM about Oscar Pistorius’ Alleged Shooting of Reeva Steenkamp
18 Feb 13 / On Ukhozi FM, 15 Feb 2013: Sonke’s Mbuyiselo Botha reacts to the arrest of Paralympic athlete Oscar Pistorius for allegedly shooting dead his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp. …

Send this to a friend