CAPE TOWN. – One in five children are victims of sexual abuse in South Africa, representing 19.8 % compared to a global average of 18 % for girls and 8 % for boys. In the 2019/2020 Annual Crime statistics report, more than 24 000 children were sexually assaulted in South Africa. According to, it is […]

CAPE TOWN. – A new initiative in the Matzikama and Cederberg municipalities of the Western Cape to engage men and boys through a social mobilisation campaign to confront and prevent the scourge of rape culture and gender-based violence, is taking shape. The women-led organization 1000 Women Trust and the Ruben Richards Foundation will partner with […]