Plenty of pricey talk, but no action on gender violence from department of women

The department has a sorry record on addressing gender violence

08 September 2019 - 00:03 By KATHARINE CHILD

The department of women spent R1.1m last year on consultants investigating the distribution of free "sanitary dignity products" - but after two years the project has still not been finalised.

What it did do, said the department's 2017/2018 annual report, was send staff to gender summits in SA and abroad, and have meetings, consultations and dialogues...

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