Day: December 1, 2016

Khulumani Putting Young Women at The Centre of Advancing Solution This World AIDS Day 2016

This World AIDS Day, Khulumani celebrates the growing involvement of its members in actions to advance the capacities of women and especially young women, to reduce their vulnerability to HIV infection. Today, Khulumani’s Sharpeville membership is marching to the GREEN DOOR facility that offers emergency shelter to women and children at the home of Khulumani’s … Continue reading Khulumani Putting Young Women at The Centre of Advancing Solution This World AIDS Day 2016

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“Why can’t you be like other people?” 

Nolitha Tuta speaks with the dignity borne of having wiped away many tears – her own and those of others.Like every woman, she has played many roles; she speaks as writer, counsellor, sister, daughter, friend, educator. In all these roles, Nolitha has resisted the status quo. She has chosen to stand firm against oppression, side … Continue reading “Why can’t you be like other people?” 

National Emergency Response Team Launched in Fight Against GBV

On 29 November 2016, the Department of Social Development launched the NERT (National Emergency Response Team) initiative has been developed in response to the need of families, individuals, and communities for psychosocial support in the wake of trauma. Victims of gender-based violence (GBV), crime, abuse, as well as natural and man-made accidents are all included … Continue reading National Emergency Response Team Launched in Fight Against GBV