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WE DARE project as digital technology takes centre stage in combating GBV 

1000 Women Trust joins WE DARE project as digital technology takes centre stage in combating GBV Words: Fanie Heyns CAPE TOWN. – 1000 Women Trust has joined a network of organisations, professionally led by the Nottingham School of Business, as they collectively embark on a campaign to explore digital technology and the role it might play […]

#MakeTime to teach our sons that crimes against women are unacceptable 

South Africans urged to #MakeTime to teach our sons that crimes against women and children are unacceptable Johannesburg, 18 November 2020 – Already recognised as having one of the highest rates of rape and domestic violence in the world, according to the South Africa 2020 Crime & Safety Report, the frequency at which women in […]

16 Days of Activism 25th Nov – 10th Dec 

16 Days of Activism 25th Nov – 10th Dec Cape Town, 25 November 2020 – Violence in our society is often the symptom of deeper social problems. Enduring violence and abuse is the reality of many South Africans which together, we can change by standing up and speaking out, especially for women and children. The […]

I Dare To Dream – Andrè Schwartz & Yvonne Chaka Chaka  

I Dare to Dream – Andrè Schwartz & Yvonne Chaka Chaka  Cape Town, 28 November 2020 –

Community Project – NGO Youth4ChangeGlobal 

Community Project – NGO Youth4ChangeGlobal Cape Town, 5 December 2020 – Hate crimes committed against lesbians and gay men have been commonplace in Manenberg, and gangs like Hard Livings and the Americans have been instrumental in assaulting the gay men and lesbians, leaving a trail of blood and pain behind them, warned Leslie van Rooyen, […]

Community Project – Labeeba Stanley community leader 

Community Project – Labeeba Stanley community leader Cape Town, 5 December 2020 – Labeeba Stanley is a committed community leader, soup kitchen- and vegetable garden coordinator for the community in Kraaifontein and Scottsdene and has witnessed first-hand the desperation of hundreds of male and female youth who have been subjected to domestic violence. Her vision and […]

Early Christmas present for 1000 Women Trust 

CAPE TOWN. – An early Christmas present for 1000 Women Trust in the form of four containers donated by Wartsila in Cape Town will significantly improve the service delivery by several of 1000 Women Trust’s 45 soup kitchens, while also assisting The Grant.Net to sort, unpack and recycle computers to service several NGO’s in the […]

Whatsapp vs Signal vs Telegram 

Here is the lowdown on what you need to know with all the rumors flying around, here are the facts to make a decision of whether to stay with Whatsapp or delete your account.  

1000 Women Trust assist women suffering from Covid-19 isolation 

CAPE TOWN. – At the start of 2021 we wish all our faithful supporters, co-workers, and women who have linked themselves with the services of 1000 Women trust, a prosperous and blessed new year. In all, 1,25 million South Africans had been infected with COVID-19 and 973000 people recovered, but 33 579 South Africans succumbed to […]