1000 Men's March to raise awareness against gender-based violence a success

In commemoration of Women's Day, the City of Joburg Health and Social Development MMC Dr Mpho Phalatse led the 1000 Men's March in Alexandra.

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

The aim of the march is to raise awareness against gender-based violence against women and children.

To discuss the march, Joanne Joseph chats to the MMC.

The march was very successful and we are happy about the outcome. We raised awareness and marched in the township to tell men about joining a men's forum.

Dr Mpho Phalatse, Health and social development MMC - City of Joburg

She says the initiative was started to help teach men against gender-based violence.

Listen below to the full interview:


This article first appeared on 702 : 1000 Men's March to raise awareness against gender-based violence a success


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