Call for Applications: Ruth First Fellowship

The theme for this year’s Fellowship is: Big Tech and the Public Sphere

Wits Justice Project launches ‘Him or Me’ podcast on Gender-based violence and Femicide in South Africa

Despite South Africa’s high femicide rates, the number of gender-based violence cases that lead to convictions remains low with close to 70% of all female homicide cases acquitted. On the other hand, women who kill or maim their intimate partners in self-defence are...