Month: March 2012

Update from Rape Crisis Cape Town Trust: What’s happening at the Thuthuzela Care Centres?

February 2011 saw Rape Crisis becoming actively involved in the Thuthuzela Care Centre (TCC) at Karl Bremer Hospital by providing a 24 hour counselling service.  We were fortunate to have been building on the years of experience we had already

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Barriers to Accessing Post-Rape Health Care in South Africa

The Gender, Health & Justice Research Unit is a Shukumisa partner based at the University of Cape Town. This report was recently published by Stefanie Röhrs and looks at rape survivors access to Post Exposure Prophylaxis (PEP) treatment for rape survivors

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Maps showing police stations monitored for Shukumisa’s 2010 report

Jen Thorpe of Rape Crisis Cape Town Trust created these Googlemaps of all the stations monitored by Shukumisa partner NGOs during 16 days of no violence against women and children 2010. This report was released in the last quarter of

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