Children have the Right to Legal Protection from Corporal Punishment

Fact Sheet 8: For Promoting Positive Discipline

Sonke Gender Justice (2014). Children have the right to legal protection from corporal punishment. Fact Sheet 8: For promoting positive discipline. Sonke Gender Justice, MenEngage Africa and MenCare: South Africa.

This factsheet provides a brief overview of the laws on corporal punishment in South Africa.