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...

Apply now for a scholarship place in a Wits Media Management short course!

        KAS Media Africa and Wits Journalism invite African journalists and editors with management ambitions to apply for a Media Management short course accredited by the University of the Witwatersrand in Johannesburg, South Africa. The course...

Call for entries: Taco Kuiper Awards for Investigative Journalism 2021

The Taco Kuiper Award for Investigative Journalism recognises outstanding examples of journalism, that reveal untold stories, hold the powerful to account and question those in public life. The top prize is R200 000 and the runner-up wins R100 000 The Award is open to...