What does SaferSpaces offer?

What does SaferSpaces offer?

Find the information you need

SaferSpaces is an online knowledge hub on community safety and violence prevention in South Africa. Most of the information is user-generated and provided by practitioners and organisations registered on the site.


Learn more about violence prevention and safety.


Browse safety-related publications, articles, videos and more.


Discover projects that promote safer communities.


Read about safety-related insights, news and developments


Find tools for planning safety initiatives.


Find out about safety-related public events across South Africa.

Register & Share your knowledge


Are you a practitioner working towards community safety or violence prevention in South Africa, maybe for an NGO, a think tank or government? Then register on SaferSpaces and start sharing your knowledge so that other practitioners can learn from and connect with you.

Organisations that are already registered and contributing to SaferSpaces include the following:


Once you’re registered and logged in, SaferSpaces provides an easy platform to share your knowledge.

  • Share resources such as publications, reports, articles or research findings
  • Profile projects and share methods, experiences and recommendations with others
  • Announce events that are public and safety-related, e.g. a conference or seminar
  • Write blog posts or thematic introductions about your areas of expertise within violence prevention
  • Profile research projects on violence prevention in South Africa and share insights

Let's work together for a safer South Africa!