Gender-Based Violence Content
GENDER-based violence is taking human rights away
Southern Africa Youth Project implements the Gender-Based Violence and Human Rights Program dedicated to enabling young women and the youth to better deal with social shocks that are associated with violence and crimes in their city, town, rural area or township.
Southern Africa Youth Project cannot do this without our stakeholders and partners who had made it possible for us to do this.
Southern Africa Youth Project listens to the needs and challenges the Youth faces
Southern Africa Youth Project tailor makes and facilitates the GBV or HR Program
Southern Africa Youth Project refers the Youth to Courts, Social Workers and Support Institutions
“Get involved so that we can support victims of Gender-Based Violence to become winners.”
Violence has become the norm in Africa. It is caused by history and certain lifestyles newly built by friendships and peer pressure. Since the establishment of new technology such as smartphones, social media and the development of websites which promotes easy access to new relationships at no cost or at a cost.
Violence in Southern Africa
It has become a culture that everyday young people who are employed between the age of 17 and 35 finds themselves with a disposable income that allows them to drink alcohol. With shebeens and taverns in close vicinity, it means that alcohol is a walkable distance from the residential areas.
Young male peers are engaged in friendships in which upon drinking they suggest different new ways of doing things 90% of the things discussed in taverns and shebeens are to destroy relationships.
How we do it?
making a start
Everyday, in 10 women 6 women have been brutally abused and hurt by their intimate partner.
The police in Africa receives cases of violence and abuse on a daily basis.
Victims often finds themselves vulnerable at the police station as this causes tensions. Police would ask the victim if he/she wants them to arrest the perpetrator. The victim would refuse.
Victims finds themselves relying on perpetrators for survival for support and basic needs.
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understanding your rights
determining your goals
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Are you being beaten, shouted, harassed, badly treated, raped, stressed or traumatized.
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Southern Africa Youth Project will provide Human Rights, Gender Based Violence and Constitutional Activities. The following questions will be asked to promote participation and contribution (what is, what is happening, what should be done, what the law is saying and what results do we expect and what should we do.
Gender Based Violence
Human Rights Awareness
Paralegal and Referral Support
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Questions And Answers
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