Events – Hate Crime / Xenophobia

Find out about events such as conferences, seminars or trainings that relate to community safety. If you would you like to promote your event, write to contact@saferspaces.org.za.

Hate Crime / Xenophobia – Events

Webinar: The impact of COVID-19 and the prevalence of SGBV among refugees and migrants

23 Jun 2020 | Sonke Gender Justice

Sonke Gender Justice as the Secretariat of MEA will be convening a webinar to discuss ‘The impact of COVID 19 and the prevalence of SGBV among refugees and migrants’. The organisation will draw from its vast experience of working with refugees and migrants through the refugees’ health and rights project within its Community Education and Mobilisation unit to share its reflections using the case study of South Africa. Other speakers will be invited to share experiences from across the continent.

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‘Getting Angry with Honest People’: Illicit Market for Immigrant Papers in Cape Town, South Africa

20 Feb 2018 | Safety and Violence Initiative (SaVI) | Cape Town

The Safety and Violence Initiative invites students, staff and members of the public to attend the following seminar: ‘’ ‘Getting Angry with Honest People’: Illicit Market for Immigrant Papers in Cape Town, South Africa’‘. This seminar will further debates on immigration governance in the global south, corruption in state institutions, and the vulnerability of immigrants.

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Xenophobia and Way Forward

| The South African United Foreigner Trade Union (SAUFTU) | Constitutional Hill, Braamfontein

The South African United Foreigner Trade Union (SAUFTU), in partnership with the Constitution Hill, is hosting a symposium on ‘Xenophobia and Way Forward’ on 19 May 2015 in Johannesburg.

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