A women is killed every 8 hours in South Africa

 That is five times higher than the global average femicide rate!

It’s time for equal rights & lives free of Violence against Women!

#VAW #IWD2016 #Planet5050

Read our policy brief on violence against women in South Africa and how to break the cycle on our website



Also recently published: the preliminary findings of the UN Special Rapporteur on the causes of violence against Women in South Africa, Ms. Dubravka Šimonović.


The UN Women has released a photo essay ‘A day in the life of women’, to celebrate women all over the world on the occasion of International Women’s Day 2016


Posted on March 8, 2016, in Domestic violence, International days. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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