Media Releases

June 19, 2017
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Stop Gender Violence

WHAT IS GENDER-BASED VIOLENCE? Gender-based violence (GBV) is violence against another person because of their gender. It can be physical, sexual, psychological, economic or cultural. While […]
May 16, 2017

6th Annual Avon Light Up to Speak Out Candle Lighting Ceremony

AVON/ POWA Candle Light for survivors of abuse and all those women who have lost their lives due to abuse. Thank you to everybody who attended […]
April 13, 2017

Is rape not the right metaphor!

She’s all yours, boss! Is #Zupta SA rape cartoon a step too far for Zapiro? People Opposing Women Abuse (POWA) denounce the depiction of the Zapiro […]
March 31, 2017

POLICE LACK OF ACCOUNTABILITY IS FAILING RAPE VICTIMS

The People Opposing Women Abuse, the Tshwaranang Legal Advocacy are deeply concerned by the spates of rape perpetrated against women in the country. As organisations working […]