31st Jan 2019 Equal Times 0

“Since January 2010, I have had to live on the streets, sleeping on the ground in public squares, begging, to be able to cover my […]

The precarious status of domestic workers in Brazil

15th Mar 2018 Equal Times 0

With almost 7.2 million domestic workers, Brazil has ratified the International Labour Organization (ILO) Convention 189, covering decent work for those carrying out domestic tasks in the home.

Gender based violence campaign highlights the need to work together

29th Nov 2017 Mzi Velapi 0

A gender based violence campaign community meeting called by the Police and Prisons Civil Rights Union (POPCRU) in Khayelitsha highlighted the need for the police and the community to fight violence directed at women and children. Themed on the need to work together, the event was part of the 16 Day of Activism against gender violence.