oa Codicillus - The role of human rights activists in exposing and denouncing human rights violations that silence women

Volume 44, Issue 2
  • ISSN : 0010-020X



This article examines the role that human rights activists can play in combating violence against women. It provides an overview of the extent to which women's rights have been promoted and protected in South Africa. It also analyses the challenges and problems which hamper the implementation of these rights. Finally, it offers some suggestions on the effective implementation of the laws and programmes currently in place to combat violence against women.

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