Practitioner – Hugo van der Merwe

Hugo van der Merwe – Practitioners

My motivation to join SaferSpaces:

Head of Research, Centre for the Study of Violence and Reconciliation

I'm working in these sectors:

Civil society organisations, Community, NGOs/CBOs, Research / Academia

I'm specialising in these theme(s):

Hate Crime / Xenophobia, Monitoring & evaluation, Policing, Prevention concepts, Public violence, Rehabilitation / Reintegration, Urban safety, Victim support



Public violence

Political violence


Victim support

Violence prevention