Violence Against Women In South Africa

Author by : Human Rights Watch/Africa
Languange : en
Publisher by : Human Rights Watch
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Description : The new South African government has pledged to ensure women a full and equal role in every aspect of the economy and society. Yet, according to the Human Rights Watch, South African women continue to face extraordinarily high levels of violence which prevent them from enjoying the rights. Victims o


Violence Against Women

Author by : Caroline Sweetman
Languange : en
Publisher by : Oxfam
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Description : This collection of articles from development practitioners and feminist activists places violence against women, both direct and indirect, in the context of development. Violence is both a human rights issue and an obstacle to women's participation in development. Writers here focus on campaigning and advocacy work as well as work with women who have experienced violence, in countries including Russia, Guinea-Bissau, and India. The collection includes accounts of work with women who have been sexually assaulted and those who have undergone cultural practices such as female genital mutilation and early marriage.


Ending Violence Against Women

Author by : United Nations. Division for the Advancement of Women
Languange : en
Publisher by : United Nations Publications
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Description : This annual report examines changing trends in foreign direct investment (FDI) flows worldwide, at the regional and country levels and emerging measures to improve its contribution to development. The 2006 report highlights the changing role of developing countries and transition economies in global foreign direct investment and the international production system. It examines their emergence as significant sources of foreign direct investment as well as the underlying factors and broader implications.


Companion Reader On Violence Against Women

Author by : Claire M. Renzetti
Languange : en
Publisher by : SAGE
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Description : Designed to advance knowledge about violence against women and to serve as an inspiration to those studying or working in the field, this companion reader's 20 original articles focus first on theoretical and methodological issues, then on types of violence against women, and finally on prevention and direct intervention. Readers will find a wide range of articles that draw attention to the global dimensions of violence against women and the importance of taking into account political, economic, and cultural differences across diverse groups of people. While the book's articles are designed as companion pieces to the chapters in the Second Edition of the Sourcebook, this reader may also be used as a stand-alone text by those researching specific topics, such as diversity issues, conducting trainings, or teaching advanced courses, such as international social work.


State Of The Nation

Author by : Sakhela Buhlungu
Languange : en
Publisher by : HSRC Press
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Description : State of the Nation: South Africa 2007 offers 22 diverse angles on contemporary South Africa in one compelling and comprehensive collection. The politics section focuses on the outcome of the 2006 local government elections and issues of service delivery. The economy section examines the rapidly growing social welfare net, the state of our public health systems, and the topics of water and the environment, heritage and tourism. Violence against women, prison reform, the plight of South Africa's former guerrilla fighters, transformation in South African rugby and the post-apartheid role of the church all come under the spotlight in the society section. The volume concludes with a look at trends in the continuing involvement of South African business on the African continent, South Africa's part in the complex search for peace and stability in the Democratic Republic of Congo, and the life of the vast Zimbabwean exile community in South Africa.


Ending Violence Against Women

Author by : Francine Pickup
Languange : en
Publisher by : Oxfam
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Description : 8. Challenging the state.


Report Of The Special Rapporteur On Violence Against Women Its Causes And Consequences

Author by : United Nations. General Assembly
Languange : en
Publisher by :
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South Africa

Author by : Human Rights Watch (Organization)
Languange : en
Publisher by :
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Routledge International Encyclopedia Of Women

Author by : Cheris Kramarae
Languange : en
Publisher by : Routledge
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Description : For a full list of entries and contributors, sample entries, and more, visit the Routledge International Encyclopedia of Women website. Featuring comprehensive global coverage of women's issues and concerns, from violence and sexuality to feminist theory, the Routledge International Encyclopedia of Women brings the field into the new millennium. In over 900 signed A-Z entries from US and Europe, Asia, the Americas, Oceania, and the Middle East, the women who pioneered the field from its inception collaborate with the new scholars who are shaping the future of women's studies to create the new standard work for anyone who needs information on women-related subjects.


The Law Of South Africa

Author by : Willem Adolf Joubert
Languange : en
Publisher by :
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