GBV

Health Ministry launches clinical handbook for GBV survivors

by editor1 / Apr 25, 2019 / 0 comments

-The Ministry of Health and Social Services has launched a clinical handbook for survivors of gender-based violence (GBV).

Church urged to take leading role in addressing GBV

by editor1 / Apr 22, 2019 / 0 comments

In his State of the Nation Address, President Hage Geingob called on churches to get involved in tackling the issue of gender-based violence (GBV).

Kawana hopeful that GBV could be overcome

by editor1 / Apr 20, 2019 / 0 comments

The Attorney General Albert Kawana says there is hope to overcome gender-based violence (GBV) despite escalating cases.

FLON urges media not to justify GBV

by editor1 / Mar 17, 2019 / 0 comments

First lady Monica Geingos says Namibia stands out in reporting on issues of gender-based violence (GBV).

Women empowerment to aid in the fight against GBV - Henock Kankoshi

by editor1 / Mar 11, 2019 / 0 comments

-Going back to the roots and the empowerment of women will aid in the fight against gender-based violence.

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.

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