A voice for younger victims of sexual violence

riaan@wecanchange.co.za April 14, 2021, 8:42 p.m.

South Africa has the highest rape rate in the world.1 Children under the age of 12 are especially likely to be raped by someone known to them, with relatives, friends …

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riaan@wecanchange.co.za March 12, 2021, 6:59 p.m.

South Africa has one of the highest rates of violence inflicted on women and girls in the world, according to the World Health Organisation (WHO).

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The ugly truth about love

riaan@wecanchange.co.za Feb. 12, 2021, 6:09 p.m.

It’s February, the month of love. What are you expecting from your partner? A box of chocolates or a black eye?

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FoodForward SA Dec. 10, 2020, 7:21 p.m.

As the 16 days of activism for women and children comes to an end, there is no doubt that much more needs to be done to protect women and children …

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Gender Based Violence. What can I actually do?

riaan@wecanchange.co.za Dec. 6, 2020, 7:16 p.m.

The 16 Days of Activism for No Violence Against Women and Children is an international movement. The campaign runs every year from 25 November (International Day for the Elimination of …

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Community Keepers partners with NDA to provide Gender Based Violence programmes!

Community Keepers Oct. 1, 2020, 7:08 p.m.

Trauma, and its debilitating consequences on mental well-being, is still a major construct in addressing the short term need of children, especially in marginalised communities.

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Community Keepers aims to shift attitudes and behaviour around Bullying, Harassment and GBV

Community Keepers Sept. 2, 2020, 5:47 p.m.

Community Keepers has been appointed by the National Development Agency as an implementation partner for the period 2020/21 to roll out a multi-faceted awareness campaign on #bullying and gender-based violence …

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#StoptoStart - Stopping gender-based violence through the Absa Premiership

riaan@wecanchange.co.za Dec. 4, 2019, 9:34 a.m.

As one of the world’s biggest sports, football has a role to play in raising awareness around key societal challenges such as gender-based violence. Absa, title sponsor of the Absa …

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Commonwealth teams up with 'NO MORE’ initiative to reduce violence against women and girls

riaan@wecanchange.co.za Nov. 27, 2019, 9:46 a.m.

The Commonwealth has announced a new partnership designed to reduce domestic violence in member countries.

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