Sex work might be legalized in South Africa, as talks to decriminalize the age-old profession go underway. The Commission for Gender Equality (CGE) has welcomed ongoing talks on the possible decriminalization of sex work in South Africa, as the Justice Department holds a series of meetings with several organizations.
An activist group has claimed that some black women who are HIV positive have been forcedly sterilized in hospitals across the country. Speaking to Azania Mosaka on 702, leader of Her Right initiative Zandile Mkhize said herself and many other HIV positive women were victims of forced sterilisation and that the plight of women who had experienced a similar injustice continued to grow. Member of Her Right initiative Lindi, accounted for her experience in the interview with 702. According to Lindi, her womb was
Icosa's Jeffery Donson is questioned by Commision for Gender Equality (CGE) after he is re-elected as the mayor of the kannaland municipality. The Commission for Gender Equality has raised questions on how the person who was convicted of indecent assualt becomes a mayor and how he was able to stand for election in the first place.
https://ewn.co.za/2021/12/22/cge-welcomes-education-dept-s-latest-measures-to-prevent-teen-pregnancies?utm_source=dlvr.it&utm_medium=twitter JOHANNESBURG - The Commission for Gender Equality has invited the declaration by the Education Department to forestall and oversee teen pregnancy which constrains schools to open instances of legally defined sexual assault. As a component of a bid by government to handle adolescent pregnancy, schools will presently be committed to answer to police when an understudy who falls pregnant is more youthful than 16 and the hopeful dad is more established.
The Commission for Gender Equality (CGE) has invited the declaration that the Teenage Pregnancy Policy will be carried out from January 2022. The arrangement, which was as of late supported by Cabinet, will permit female students who are pregnant to proceed with their schooling, as do male students who impregnate them.
Human Rights Commission says Caster Semenya’s dismissal by Swiss court is a violation of human right
The Commission of Gender Equality (EGE) and the South African Human Rights Commission have weighed in on the dismissal of caster semenya's appeal with the Federal Supreme Court of Switzerland as a violation of human rights and dignity. The two institutions have jointly decided to be global advocates for women who fall victim to the “unfair” regulation by engaging with the Chairperson of the African Union, President Cyril Ramaphosa. In a media statement, Javu Baloyi media officer at Commission for gender
The Commission for Gender Equality is investigating former EFF spokesperson Mbuyiseni Ndlozi's comments in which he allegedly defended the harassment of a female journalist. After the alleged incident of harassment of a broadcast journalist Ndlozi posted on social media that merely touching wasn't harassment. This sparked public outrage and he subsequently apologised for what he called an irresponsible tweet which gave licence to the violent treatment of women. The commission's spokesperson Javu Baloyi said
Mbuyiseni Ndlozi of the EFF has been reported by the Commission on Gender Equality. As she reported on a protest against Clicks during the recent hair advert controversy, Ndlozi recently came under fire for his tweet defending the abuse of eNCA journalist Nobesuthu Hejana accorfing to Savanna news. Ndlozi said it wasn't harassment to simply touch a woman after a clip of EFF members pushing the female journalist made rounds on social media. CGE spokesman Javu Baloyi said the complaint was based on an alleged
‘You Are Killing Us Slowly’, Give Us What We Need. CGE Blast Cyril As Rape And GB Violence Increases
The fee for Gender Equality (CGE) has known as on government to speed up the hole of certain sexual offences courts across the united states to rapidly prosecute crimes in opposition to ladies. This follows President Cyril Ramaphosa’s statement in June that 32 nearby courts were prepared to be special as sexual offences courts.