GBV: Don't be silent!



SPONSORED: South Africa stands strong with the UN Women’s Orange the World campaign, engendering further awareness to the global crisis of gender-based violence, and striving to co-create a safer world for women and girls.

Gender-based violence is not violence against women. The perpetrators are mostly men. This is why Brand South Africa brought together 6 strong local men to not only denounce the act of gender-based violence, but to hold men accountable for the micro aggressions of toxic masculinity. The embers of gender-based violence can begin with a whisper, a joke, a comment, a word. It is time to stop making excuses for gender-based violence. We cannot be silent.

The men featured are:

  • SAFTA Award Winning Actor, Women’s Right Activist and LGBTQ Ally, Siv Ngesi.
  • Rugby Champion and Gentle Giant, Tendai Mtawarira.
  • Soapie Actor and Fitness Enthusiast, Maurice Paige.
  • Former SA Football Striker, Kaizer Motaung Jr.
  • Comedian, father and husband,  Nicholas Goliath.
  • Producer, Actor and Director, Jonathan Boynton-Lee. 

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