South African men pledge to stand up against abuse

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South Africa

This is an article from South African Government online that talked about South African men pledging to stand up against women's abuse.

Minister Susan Shabangu was encouraged by the growing number of men who were getting involved in the fight against the abuse of women and children, said the Minister in the Presidency responsible for Women, Susan Shabangu, speaking at an International Men's Day event in Soshanguve, Tshwane on 21 November.

The minister, along with First Lady Tobeka Zuma, urged men to get involved in the 16 Days of Activism campaign and create a culture in which women and children were protected and could feel safe. For more information, please read more here.