Parliamentary Standing Committee conducts regional consultations on suicide and GBV

by editor1 / Jun 07, 2019 / 0 comments

Cases of gender-based violence (GBV) and suicide are becoming a cause for concern in the Kavango East Region.

Namibia committed to curbing GBV by 2022 - Prosecutor General

by editor1 / May 28, 2019 / 0 comments

Prosecutor General Martha Imalwa on Monday said the Namibian justice system is taking gender-based violence (GBV) cases seriously and aims to make huge progress against it by 2022.

Regain Trust wants President Geingob to declare GBV a national emergency

by editor1 / May 23, 2019 / 0 comments

A welfare organisation, Regain Trust is appealing to President Hage Geingob to declare the increasing cases of violence against women and children a national emergency.

Walvis Bay community tackles GBV through a new platform called 'Faces of Namibia'

by editor1 / Feb 06, 2019 / 0 comments

Incidences of gender-based violence are not showing any signs of reduction in Namibia. Thus, the community of Walvis Bay are working together to assist those widely affected by these social ills.

GBV remains great concern for Rehoboth

by editor1 / Jan 15, 2019 / 0 comments
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Gender-based violence (GBV) remains a great concern within the community of Rehoboth, with dependency being the biggest contributor to the increase in the number of cases there, the Namibian Police Force has said.

Over 200 GBV cases reported in Zambezi this year

by editor1 / Dec 06, 2018 / 0 comments

The Zambezi Regional Police have recorded 254 cases of gender-based violence (GBV) this year.

800 children in Khomas suffered abuse in 2018

by editor1 / Nov 15, 2018 / 0 comments

Eight hundred children in the Khomas Region were reported to have suffered abuse this year.

Erongo Governor wants GBV laws changed

by editor1 / Nov 10, 2018 / 0 comments

Erongo Governor Cleophas Mutjavikua has appealed to lawmakers to change gender-based violence laws, which he believes benefit perpetrators.

Gender ministry to establish regional clusters to deal with GBV

by editor1 / Nov 05, 2018 / 0 comments
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The Ministry of Gender Equality and Child Welfare, is calling for a holistic approach towards gender-based violence.

Collective mindshift needed to overcome GBV

by editor1 / Nov 03, 2018 / 0 comments

The fight against Gender Based Violence can only be achieved through changing the mindset of society.