‘We cannot just keep talking about numbers. We need to humanise those numbers,’ says Josina Machel during the plenary.
Anyone who has information can contact Brixton police or Crime Stop on 08600 1011.
The initiative is an active response to President Cyril Ramaphosa’s call to find solutions to the unacceptable levels of gender-based violence in the country.
The male psyche built up from a young age is that the more women you conquer, the higher rating you receive among peers, says activist.
The issuing of ‘rape whistles’ which can be used to call for help during an emergency was requested in the memorandum.
The president says the rate of violence against women and children is comparable to a country at war.
The guidelines come after the deaths of young women in South Africa – all acts of gender-based violence.
The caucus also supports declaring gender-based violence a national emergency.
The student’s mother says doctors are doing everything they can for her, she is still unconscious.
Police say she has gone to hospital for medical treatment.