SDGs and violence prevention in South Africa
Strengthening the case for a holistic, urban approach
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Crime stats - the devil is in the detail
For decades, violent crime has been concentrated in about 20 per cent of police precincts in South Africa.
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GBV interventions in humanitarian action
A guideline for South Africa?
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By 2030, people in South Africa feel & are safe; and play a role in creating safe environments.
White Paper on Safety and Security (2016)
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Fortress Kruger to Fortified communities? The Impact of Green Militarization on Communities
22 Feb 2018 | by Samantha Sithole

Environmental groups alongside international organisations have advocated for an immediate and effective approach to save the rhino through the eradication of poaching. Although there have been attempts by SANParks to integrate communities with conservation and natural resources, militarization has instead resulted in their alienation due to the violent and coercive…

Fortress Kruger to Fortified communities? The Impact of Green Militarization on Communities
22 Feb 2018 | by Samantha Sithole

Environmental groups alongside international organisations have advocated for an immediate and effective approach to save the rhino through the eradication of poaching. Although there have been attempts by SANParks to integrate communities with conservation and natural resources, militarization has instead resulted in their alienation due to the violent and coercive…

SA returns to the UN Security Council with a new leader
22 Feb 2018 | by Peter Fabricus, Institute for Security Studies Consultant

After two controversial previous terms, will South Africa vote differently under Cyril Ramaphosa?

SA returns to the UN Security Council with a new leader
22 Feb 2018 | by Peter Fabricus, Institute for Security Studies Consultant

After two controversial previous terms, will South Africa vote differently under Cyril Ramaphosa?

Leadership is not the NPA's only challenge
19 Feb 2018 | by Lauren Tracey-Temba, Institute for Security Studies

Budget cuts have undermined prosecutors’ ability to deliver justice in South Africa.

Leadership is not the NPA's only challenge
19 Feb 2018 | by Lauren Tracey-Temba, Institute for Security Studies

Budget cuts have undermined prosecutors’ ability to deliver justice in South Africa.

Budgeting to end violence?
13 Feb 2018 | by Chandre Gould | Institute for Security Studies

South Africa’s tough budget choices must not leave the country less safe and disadvantage future generations.

Budgeting to end violence?
13 Feb 2018 | by Chandre Gould | Institute for Security Studies

South Africa’s tough budget choices must not leave the country less safe and disadvantage future generations.

Fortress Kruger to Fortified communities? The Impact of Green Militarization on Communities
22 Feb 2018 | by Samantha Sithole
SA returns to the UN Security Council with a new leader
22 Feb 2018 | by Peter Fabricus, Institute for Security Studies Consultant
Leadership is not the NPA's only challenge
19 Feb 2018 | by Lauren Tracey-Temba, Institute for Security Studies
Budgeting to end violence?

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Community of Practitioners

Welcome to the newly registered safety practitioners and organisations. Find out how you can join.

Mr Ngate Stephen Kgorutle

  • Sekhukhune Community Safety Forum

Mr Segomotso Sebokedi

  • Campus Safety Support Services NPC

Mr Lunga Minyayo

  • Eastern Cape Provincial Youth Board