Domestic violence during COVID-19:
are we asking the right questions?

Reliable data is useful but the priority
is ensuring survivors have access to
high-quality support and services.

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Can we solve hunger
in South Africa?

As lockdown stimulates exciting new
initiatives, the country must focus on
ensuring access to quality food for all.

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Understanding the National
Prosecuting Authority

This document explains the NPA’s role
and the steps required by law to bring
prosecutions and secure convictions.

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Lifting lockdown: a double-edged
sword for public safety?

South Africa faces hard times with
crime levels likely to increase and
even surpass pre-lockdown levels.

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Gender-based violence during
lockdown: looking for answers

Why is South Africa not showing
the rise in domestic violence cases
reported elsewhere in the world?

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