When having ‘the talk’ is about more than just the ‘birds and bees’.
Could the lack of adequate counselling and mental health services in South Africa’s health facilities leave sexual violence survivors more vulnerable to post-traumatic stress disorder, depression and suicide? A new national study gives us the answers.
Could this be the end of government’s “one stop” centres’ financial woes?
After two days of deliberating on gender-based violence and femicide, government and civil society will make recommendations that outline on how to tackle the abuse against women, gender non-conforming people and children.
Three provinces will be the testing grounds for the Department of Women’s free sanitary pads policy.