Tag: 16 days of activism
Brothers for All uses former offenders to raise funds and teach computer coding to prisoners. Cash for the initiative is raised through making bead jewellery, which is then poured into programming classes at prisons in Western Cape.
Crime Line has teamed up with the Department of Women to extend the annual 16 Days of Activism for a year. The partners will hold national and provincial dialogues in urban and rural areas to empower people. Activism needs to continue until women and children are no longer threatened, they say.
“Together our combined efforts can bring an end to the scourge of violence against women and children, just as apartheid was defeated by a collective groundswell of popular resistance,” writes Minister in the Presidency Jeff Radebe during the 16 Days of Activism for No Violence against Women and Children campaign.
Ntshieng Mokgoro’s This is for Keeps lays bare the dynamics of domestic violence, and asks how men and boys can be included as partners in the fight to eradicate violence against women and children.