Activists march against gender violence #NotInMyName

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The Lady in White, who led marchers to the Union Buildings in Pretoria on Saturday, 20 May 2017 during a march against women and child abuse in Pretoria.

The Lady in White, who led marchers to the Union Buildings in Pretoria on Saturday, 20 May 2017 during a march against women and child abuse in Pretoria.

SOWETO - Scores of people are expected to join a march against gender-based violence in Soweto.

READ: Gender-based violence: Government steps up, but Department of Women limps along

It's being organised by gender activists who've dubbed it hashtag Not-In-My-Name, to further highlight violent crimes against women and children.

 

 

They want government to enhance its existing policies and strategies on gender-based violence.

The march is expected to start at the University of Johannesburg’s Soweto campus and proceed to the Regina Mundi Church.