Module 5: Culture, tradition and faith
Faith, Gender & Sexuality Toolkit
12 Apr 16 Religion & Culture, Sexual and Reproductive Health & Rights
IDS, Sonke, Wits (2016). Culture, tradition and faith. Faith, Gender & Sexuality: A toolkit. Institute of Development Studies, Sonke Gender Justice and Wits Centre for Diversity Studies.
This module examines how some religious and cultural practices enhance human life and how some are misused to deny rights. It demonstrates that culture and tradition are not static but open to re-interpretation, reinvention or re-imagining.