Sonke in the News

Sonke’s Michele Muzaneza interviewed about gender, HIV and GBV on World Aids Day
3 Dec 13 / As part of the 16 Days of Activism Against Violence Against Women and Children, Micheline Muzaneza was interviewed on Espresso about gender, HIV, and gender-based violence. …
Sonke’s ED Dean Peacock interviewed in Journal of American Sociological Association
26 Nov 13 / Two interviews with Sonke’s Executive Director Dean Peacock focus on his and Sonke’s work with men and boys: » Changing Men in South Africa » Making …
Research paper by Sonke’s Tanya Charles published by Institute of Development Studies
21 Nov 13 / A report by Sonke’s Tanya Charles in collaboration with the Institute of Development Studies (IDS) has been launched on the IDS website and in their …
Ground Up reporters on the mess that is The Maitland Refugee Reception Centre
30 May 12 / Sonke intern, Veronica Washaya, is currently participating in the six-month Ground Up training programme to develop community journalists. This week, the Ground Up team has …
Mbuyiselo Botha on Morning Live about men as victims of violence and abuse
26 Sep 13 / Mbuyiselo Botha speaks to Peter Ndoro on Morning Live about men as victims of violence and abuse. Although prevalent, it is seldom spoken about or …
Let’s Empower Youth for Sexual and Reproductive Rights
26 Sep 13 / Sonke’s Remmy Shawa and Jill Sheffield, Founder and President of Women Deliver, wrote a piece published in the Huffington Post on Monday: Let’s Empower Youth for …
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 Bafana Khumalo speaks on SAFM about “Not in my name” march against men’s violence
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
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 …
Lisa Vetten and Mbuyiselo Botha on SAFM’s Afternoon Talk
8 Feb 13 / Sonke’s Lisa Vetten and Mbuyiselo Botha, and Tiny Moloko from POWA, discuss the appalling rape and mutilation of a Bredasdorp teen, who died on Saturday …
Sonke’s Dumisani Rebombo talks to Special Assignment on SABC3
4 Feb 13 / Dumisani appeared on SABC3’s Special Assignment, talking about Sonke’s work with men and boys in South Africa’s townships. » Download the video

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