Launch of 16 Days of Activism - Qoqodala

Eastern Cape Provincial Government launched the 16 Days of Activism for no Violence Against Women and Children campaign at Qoqodala village in Emalahleni - Chris Hani District. The area is said to be leading in cases of violence and abuse of women and children.
In his message of the day, Eastern Cape Premier announced the Provincial Steering Committee on gender-based violence - that is led by Social Development MEC Siphokazi Mani-Lusithi - which will champion the 100 days rapid results campaign. The campaign aims to fast-track the response to gender-based violence cases in the Province, making sure that the perpetrators face the full might of the law.