Gender Based Violence in South Africa



Author:
Gender Links
Publisher:
Gender Links
Publication Date:
26 November 2012
Tags:
South Africa, Human Rights, Women and Gender

This document explains a study of gender based violence prevalence in four provinces in South Africa. The study shows that despite the country's progressive Constitution on gender equality, patriarchal societal norms, and the conspiracy of silence that discourages women from speaking out fuels gender based  violence.




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