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Commission for Gender Equality South Africa
South African Constitutional body responsible for the promotion, protection and attainment of gender equality. Report Gender discrimination on 0800 007 709
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Bafana Khumalo Nov 16
I feel privileged to be in the presence of awesome women at the launch of . Powerful testimonies by women, survivors of violence who have overcome.
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Bafana Khumalo Nov 16
We have many civil society organisation shutting their doors in the GBV sector due to lack of funding. This is unfortunate.
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Bafana Khumalo Nov 16
84%men a week take their own lives.75% of all suicides r male. 25% of males live with mental health conditions. Men r less likely to talk about depression. This must change.
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Bafana Khumalo Nov 16
GBV is not just a social issue. It has economic and political manifestation's.
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Minister of Justice and Correctional Services 🇿🇦 Nov 15
Its commendable that the criminal justice system was able to finalise this matter speedily. The 3 life sentences handed over in the Uyinene Mrwetyana rape & murder case, should send a strong message to perps that our CJS will not tolerate GBVF & it has no place in our society.
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Ilitha Labantu Nov 11
at Athlone Court to support the family of the deceased woman who's body was found in NY112 in Gugulethu, we urge that perpetrators of violence against women receive harsher sentences
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Bafana Khumalo Nov 12
The so called child marriage is actually rape of girls often justified by religion &cultural traditions. This must stop, those responsible held accountable!
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Bafana Khumalo Nov 14
I'm attending Men and Boys’ Rights 2Sexual & Reproductive Health at ICPD+25. My colleagues Mabel & Mabel will be speaking in the session.The queen of Lesotho will give opening remarks.
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Bafana Khumalo Nov 14
Conversations on SRHR, Reproduction &fertility concerns must include men's issues related 2 infertility challenges.
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Ilitha Labantu Nov 14
at the Western Cape High Court where the case of rapist and murderer of was formally transfered, we stand in solidarity with survivors of sexual violence and seek justice for Uyinene.
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Bafana Khumalo Nov 13
See below 5 key action points by young people to affirm ICPD commitments. Youth show leadership
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Bafana Khumalo Nov 14
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Women's Voice & Leadership Nov 14
Gauteng information session held @ConstitutionalHill on 24 October 2019 in partnership with
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Commission for Gender Equality South Africa Nov 14
CGE Gauteng Provincial office is conducting an Outreach and Legal Clinic @ Nigel - Arla park, Philadelphia Apostolic Faith Mission.
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Bafana Khumalo Nov 13
Over 600m children have been 'married' of as children. =600m rape of children 'legalised' by some faith entity or cultural/traditional institution. Massive crime!
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Bafana Khumalo Nov 13
It is important @ICPD25 that more countries & leaders commit to end harmful traditional practices especially, FGM and 'Child' Marriages.
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Bafana Khumalo Nov 13
Denying young people access 2 CSE is counter productive. Young people deserve quality information to make informed choices.
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Bafana Khumalo Nov 13
Any talk on SRHR must be based on Human Rights, Women's Rights and what is in the interest of women's health nothing more.
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Commission for Gender Equality South Africa Nov 13
Day 2 of : Lovedale TVET College Deputy Principal:Corporate Affairs Mr. Zolani Chola at the Gender Commission's transformation hearings. Mr. Chola is here to give an account on the state of gender and transformation at Lovedale
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Commission for Gender Equality South Africa Nov 13
Taletso TVET College Principal Mr. S. Mabathoana (left) & Vice-Principal Mr. L. Tloubatla (right) responding to Gender Commission's observations. The college is considered unsafe for students & with no gender policy in place
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