Will South African Rape Victims Ever See Justice?
340 guilty verdicts from 3952 cases, that's what a new study shows. The dreadful reality of how the criminal justice system is failing victims of this "'priority crime" in South Africa, writes Bhekisisa.
Bhekisisa, 17 August 2017
New, never before conducted research reveals the road rape survivors and police walk to justice denied. Read more »
South Africans standing up against rape (file photo).
South Africa: Women's Security Must Come First
ISS, 9 August 2017
Today South Africans are commemorating the historic Women's March on 9 August 1956 against apartheid pass laws. Around 20 000 women marched to the Union Buildings in Pretoria to… Read more »
Govt of SA, 17 August 2017
Minister Fikile Mbalula - speech at the Gender Based Violence and Protection of Vulnerable Groups Action Indaba - Centurion Read more »
South Africa: Crimes and Misdemeanours - Numbers and Haze
Daily Maverick, 21 September 2012
Bhekisisa, 18 August 2017
A new study shows the dreadful reality of how the criminal justice system is failing victims of this 'priority crime' in SA. Read more »
Violent crime perpetrated by men against women and children is in the spotlight as many cases are being reported to authorities and reported on by the media. The crimes include ... Read more »