Diepsloot

The third of us who live with so little

Here are the stories of the many who have to survive on very little.


'I will rape them personally, those drunkard women in the short dresses'

Mia Malan

In this township, alcohol makes violent men close to three times more likely to rape a woman.


'I would have killed myself': Free app puts care at rape survivors’ fingertips

Pontsho Pilane

In Diepsloot, Bhekisisa's Vimba! app is helping rape survivors access life-saving care and treatment.


How our app helps Diepsloot women survive rape

Want to know how our new Vimba Helpline works? Watch this video.


Child rape in Diepsloot: The shocking story that sparked outrage

Mia Malan

Read an excerpt from the award-winning story that kick-started a campaign to link survivors of rape and gender-based violence to care.