Understanding Trauma & Violence

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What strategies can South Africans put into place to prevent gender-based violence?

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<p>Thank you for this question! We consulted a gender-based violence expert in South Africa who recommended the following blog to answer your question:</p> <p><a href="https://nam10.safelinks.protection.outlook.com/?url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.saferspaces.org.za%2Funderstand%2Fentry%2Fgender-based-violence-in-south-africa&amp;data=05%7C01%7Claura.sinko%40temple.edu%7C97647c50bf114701d37908da600acd63%7C716e81efb52244738e3110bd02ccf6e5%7C0%7C0%7C637927896773138449%7CUnknown%7CTWFpbGZsb3d8eyJWIjoiMC4wLjAwMDAiLCJQIjoiV2luMzIiLCJBTiI6Ik1haWwiLCJXVCI6Mn0%3D%7C3000%7C%7C%7C&amp;sdata=QcLdMnTYnSgD6Br%2B8n0fcpVMfBDxwLMiH%2FtEKkjf3wQ%3D&amp;reserved=0">https://www.saferspaces.org.za/understand/entry/gender-based-violence-in-south-africa</a></p> <p>She also recommended some non-profit organisations in South Africa dealing with gender-based violence who you can reach out to if you want to get involved or just learn more!</p> <p><a href="https://nam10.safelinks.protection.outlook.com/?url=https%3A%2F%2Fgenderjustice.org.za%2Fproject%2Fpolicy-development-advocacy%2Fstop-gender-violence-national-campaign%2F&amp;data=05%7C01%7Claura.sinko%40temple.edu%7C97647c50bf114701d37908da600acd63%7C716e81efb52244738e3110bd02ccf6e5%7C0%7C0%7C637927896773138449%7CUnknown%7CTWFpbGZsb3d8eyJWIjoiMC4wLjAwMDAiLCJQIjoiV2luMzIiLCJBTiI6Ik1haWwiLCJXVCI6Mn0%3D%7C3000%7C%7C%7C&amp;sdata=OzcjZB6b8IXdhYU3RnAxXM0wO%2BFNJITjynz9hPnPbzI%3D&amp;reserved=0"><em><span style="text-decoration: underline;"><strong>1. SONKE GENDER JUSTICE</strong></span></em></a></p> <p><a href="https://nam10.safelinks.protection.outlook.com/?url=https%3A%2F%2Frapecrisis.org.za%2Four-work%2F&amp;data=05%7C01%7Claura.sinko%40temple.edu%7C97647c50bf114701d37908da600acd63%7C716e81efb52244738e3110bd02ccf6e5%7C0%7C0%7C637927896773138449%7CUnknown%7CTWFpbGZsb3d8eyJWIjoiMC4wLjAwMDAiLCJQIjoiV2luMzIiLCJBTiI6Ik1haWwiLCJXVCI6Mn0%3D%7C3000%7C%7C%7C&amp;sdata=lWi3zKR2RAnHpP%2FLBLWTAG1ptcD%2F4TaUElI5cb%2FpX%2BQ%3D&amp;reserved=0"><em>2. RAPE CRISIS CAPE TOWN TRUST</em></a></p> <p><a href="https://nam10.safelinks.protection.outlook.com/?url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.facebook.com%2FTearsFoundationSA%2F&amp;data=05%7C01%7Claura.sinko%40temple.edu%7C97647c50bf114701d37908da600acd63%7C716e81efb52244738e3110bd02ccf6e5%7C0%7C0%7C637927896773138449%7CUnknown%7CTWFpbGZsb3d8eyJWIjoiMC4wLjAwMDAiLCJQIjoiV2luMzIiLCJBTiI6Ik1haWwiLCJXVCI6Mn0%3D%7C3000%7C%7C%7C&amp;sdata=bpTsd2YOEmL8Okf%2F828dff%2BMGI9P%2FuY0wObMZnLOd%2FQ%3D&amp;reserved=0"><em>3. TEARS FOUNDATION</em></a></p>

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