SaferSpaces is an interactive platform run by and for community safety and violence prevention practitioners in South Africa to connect, share knowledge and learn from each other.
Learn more about violence prevention and safety.
Discover projects that promote safer communities.
Find tools for planning safety initiatives.
Register and share your safety-related knowledge.
Catch Up on Latest Articles
Ambassadors for Youth ResilienceAmbassadors for Youth Resilience
25 Feb 2021 | by Dambisa Dube
South African vagrancy laws hark back to colonial times and violate human rightsSouth African vagrancy laws hark back to colonial times and violate human rights
15 Dec 2020 | by Abdirahman Maalim Gossar | African Policing Civilian Oversight Forum (APCOF)
In the cross-hairs: foreigners in SA’s informal sectorIn the cross-hairs: foreigners in SA’s informal sector
07 Dec 2020 | by Sergio Carciotto | Institute for Security Studies
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Discover Prevention Projects
Up-scaling Area-Based Violence Prevention Intervention to respond to challenges exacerbated by Covid-19 pandemicGIZ South Africa, Violence Prevention through Urban Upgrading (VPUU NPC), Isandla Institute | National (all SA)
The Inclusive Violence and Crime Prevention Programme (GIZ-VCP) is a partnership programme agreed to between the Governments of South Africa…
Urban Safety Reference Group
African Policing Civilian Oversight Forum | 01 Jan 2018
WHO, UNICEF, Parenting for Lifelong Health, Global Partnership to End Violence, CDC, and World Without Orphans | 01 Nov 2020
Gun Free South Africa | 01 Dec 2019
Meet the Community
Welcome to the newly registered safety practitioners and organisations. Find out how you can join.
Ekuphumleni Restoration Home
The Empire Partner Foundation
Women and Men Of Valor