Month: August 2020

World Speech Day and #Tech2EndGBV Digital Campaign

World Speech Day and #Tech2EndGBV Announce A Digital Campaign

World Speech Day (WSD) and Phambano Technology Development Centre NPC proudly announce their partnership and launch of a Digital Literacy Campaign for the WSD Women’s pillar of World Speech Day addressing Gender Based Violence. Already plagued by Gender-Based Violence, the current COVID-19 pandemic has only served to exacerbate this issue in South Africa. Upon reflection …

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Technology Safety Plan For Those Subjected To (And Survivors) Of GBV

Technology Safety Plan For Those Subjected To (And Survivors) Of GBV

Gender-based violence is very real in every community, even online communities. Technology is used by perpetrators to harass and abuse victims more and more. But used smartly, the same technology can be used to protect victims and empower survivors of GBV!   We (#Tech2EndGBV) looks at the ways in which one can use tech tools and guidelines to protect ourselves and victims and hopefully by sharing resources and knowledge, we …

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