Localising the New Urban Agenda
The New Urban Agenda is a global commitment to sustainable urban development at all levels, based on a shared vision of cities for all
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The Police Leadership Campaign
Good leaders have the potential to hugely improve the safety of those in South Africa
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Global trends, nationalism and xenophobia
National migration policies are getting stricter and anti-foreigner sentiment is on the rise
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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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Services and screening for victims of violence
20 Sep 2018 | by Networking HIV and AIDS Community of Southern Africa (NACOSA)

Two separate pieces of research published by the Networking HIV and AIDS Community of Southern Africa (NACOSA) highlight the need for services and screening for victims of gender based violence as a critical part of the country’s HIV response.

Services and screening for victims of violence
20 Sep 2018 | by Networking HIV and AIDS Community of Southern Africa (NACOSA)

Two separate pieces of research published by the Networking HIV and AIDS Community of Southern Africa (NACOSA) highlight the need for services and screening for victims of gender based violence as a critical part of the country’s HIV response.

After women’s month, women and children are still dying
20 Sep 2018 | by Tsamme Mmammone Mfundisi

It is the end of women’s month in South Africa, and for me it still feels like being a woman in South Africa is moving from LOVE to DEATH

After women’s month, women and children are still dying
20 Sep 2018 | by Tsamme Mmammone Mfundisi

It is the end of women’s month in South Africa, and for me it still feels like being a woman in South Africa is moving from LOVE to DEATH

South Africa is at war with itself
12 Sep 2018 | by Chandre Gould | Institute for Security Studies

South African society is becoming more, not less, violent. This was confirmed by the 2017/18 crime statistics released by the South African Police Service (SAPS) yesterday. Violence affects all South Africans, with the greatest impact on people who are black and poor. Young black men have the highest chance of…

South Africa is at war with itself
12 Sep 2018 | by Chandre Gould | Institute for Security Studies

South African society is becoming more, not less, violent. This was confirmed by the 2017/18 crime statistics released by the South African Police Service (SAPS) yesterday. Violence affects all South Africans, with the greatest impact on people who are black and poor. Young black men have the highest chance of…

Killing of women and children sees massive increase in SAPS crime statistics
11 Sep 2018 | by Institute for Security Studies

Police, on Tuesday 11 September, reported the killing of women increased 11% in the year to end March 2018, with 20% more boys (under 18 years) murdered compared to the previous 12 months.

Killing of women and children sees massive increase in SAPS crime statistics
11 Sep 2018 | by Institute for Security Studies

Police, on Tuesday 11 September, reported the killing of women increased 11% in the year to end March 2018, with 20% more boys (under 18 years) murdered compared to the previous 12 months.

Services and screening for victims of violence
20 Sep 2018 | by Networking HIV and AIDS Community of Southern Africa (NACOSA)
After women’s month, women and children are still dying
20 Sep 2018 | by Tsamme Mmammone Mfundisi
South Africa is at war with itself
Killing of women and children sees massive increase in SAPS crime statistics
11 Sep 2018 | by Institute for Security Studies

Resources

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New materials for GBV survivors - Guide/Manual

  • Networking HIV & AIDS Community of Southern Africa (NACOSA) | 04 Jul 2018

The rationale for simultaneously screening for HIV and GBV in communities plagued by violence - Factsheet

  • Networking HIV & AIDS Community of Southern Africa (NACOSA) | 10 Sep 2018

Process Evaluation of NGO Services at Thuthuzela Care Centres - Report/Study

  • Networking HIV & AIDS Community of Southern Africa (NACOSA) | 01 Jul 2018

Community of Practitioners

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

Lauren October

Miss Lauren October

  • Safety and Violence Initiative (SaVI)

Mr Peter Buti Kele

  • Sedibeng Community Safety

Mr John Cloete

  • United Public Safety Front

Miss Nthabiseng Moloantoa

  • South African Local Government Association
Networking HIV & AIDS Community of Southern Africa (NACOSA)

Networking HIV & AIDS Community of Southern Africa (NACOSA)

  • National (all SA), Eastern Cape, Free State, Gauteng, KwaZulu-Natal, Western Cape
Beautiful Gate

Beautiful Gate

  • Western Cape

Mzantsi Wakho

  • Eastern Cape, Western Cape