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
Incorporating safety into planning offers potential for crime preventionIncorporating safety into planning offers potential for crime prevention
01 Jun 2023 | by Ryan Hoffmann (GIZ)
USRG ENDGBV multistakeholder engagement highlights the value of collaborative learningUSRG ENDGBV multistakeholder engagement highlights the value of collaborative learning
16 May 2023
Accredited training on Community SafetyAccredited training on Community Safety
28 Apr 2023 | by Ryan Hoffmann (GIZ)
Participate in Events
National Youth Dialogue 2021: Actions for Impact
19 – 20 Nov 2021 | Department of Women Youth and Persons with Disabilities, National Youth Development Agency, GIZ South Africa, Centre for the Study of Resilience, Agape Youth Movement, Youth Capital, WESSA, Activate, Unicef
The Role of Religious Sector in Curbing Gender-based Violence
07 Dec– 07 Dec 2022 | Government Communications, We Will Speak Out, Faith Action to end Gender-based Violence, GIZ-VCP
Pillar 2 Dialogue: Prevention and Rebuilding Social Cohesion
24 Oct– 24 Oct 2022
Launch of the State of Urban Safety in South Africa Report
09 Jun– 09 Jun 2022 |
Corner Pretoria Road & C.R.Swart Road Zuurfontein 33-Ir Kempton Park 1620
Discover Prevention Projects
SPRINT: Up-scaling Area-Based Violence Prevention InterventionsGIZ South Africa, Violence Prevention through Urban Upgrading (VPUU NPC), Isandla Institute | National (all SA)
The Safer Places: Resilient Institutions and Neighbourhoods Together (SPRINT) Project was conceptualised as an opportunity to grow capacity in and…
Learning Brief 12: Schools as Strategic Entry Points for Area-Based Violence Prevention Interventions - Report/Study
Isandla Institute | 26 Apr 2023
Learning Brief 11: Fostering safety in public (green) spaces - Report/Study
Isandla Institute | 10 Nov 2022
SPRINT Situational Analysis: Empangeni -
Isandla Institute, Violence Prevention through Urban Upgrading (VPUU NPC)
Meet the Community
Welcome to the newly registered safety practitioners and organisations. Find out how you can join.
Mr Ryan hoffmann
Miss Noxolo Thabatha
Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ)
Miss Nelvia Rawheath
Geopolitical Intelligence Advisory
International, National (all SA)
Siyakholwa support care centre
National (all SA)
Pathfinders Leadership Academy (PTY) Ltd
Community Based Action Teams (COMBAT)
National (all SA)