Sonke Gender Justice

Violence raises the urgent need for more health services

Angelica Pino

South Africa has one of the highest rates of violence inflicted on women and girls in the world

Landmark moment for children’s rights in South Africa

The constitutionality of corporal punishment in the home will be determined by the apex court

Working dads can now take paternity leave for 10 days

Riaan Grobler

In addition to paternity benefits, the act will see UIF benefits for workers losing their jobs increase from eight to 12 months

NGO coalition asks Achmat to ‘step back’

Ra'eesa Pather

Decision follows allegations that Achmat covered up sexual harassment claims

No ‘culture of silence’, says Sonke

Carl Collison

Social justice sector moves from exceptionalism to introspection about same-sex harassment