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'Once-off interventions are clearly not useful to end gender-based violence'

6 August 2019 5:12 PM
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Gender-Based Violence and Femicide (GBVF) declaration
University of Stellenbosch Business School researcher Professor Anita Bosch discusses interventions to deal with the scourge.

Reports suggest that three women die every day in the hands of their partners in South Africa.

Is the country winning the war against gender-based violence (GBV)?

John Maytham speaks to University of Stellenbosch Business School researcher Professor Anita Bosch about interventions to deal with the scourge.

The police often use this as an excuse that they don't want to meddle in family matters. However, when anybody's life is threatened then the state has a duty to intervene.

Professor Anita Bosch, Researcher- Women in the workplace at University of Stellenbosch Business School 

Once-off interventions are clearly not useful.

Professor Anita Bosch, Researcher- Women in the workplace at University of Stellenbosch Business School 

Listen to the full interview below...


6 August 2019 5:12 PM
Tags:
Violence
families
gbv
Gender-Based Violence and Femicide (GBVF) declaration

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