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World AIDS Day - End inequalities. End Aids. End pandemics.
Karel
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01 Dec, 2021

Today the world commemorates World AIDS Day (WAD) under the theme “End inequalities. End Aids. End pandemics”. This day is an opportunity for people worldwide to unite in the fight against HIV, show support for people living with HIV, and commemorate those who have died from an HIV-related illness.

Soul City hosts wellness day for employees
Karel
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25 Nov, 2021

On the 5th of November 2021, Soul City conducted a wellness event. This is a twice a year event in which we strive to establish a work environment that is both physically and psychologically healthy.

Soul City Institute presents Safetipin audits
Karel
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02 Nov, 2021

On the 1st of October 2021, the Strategic and Integration department hosted a Safetipin workshop in Durban in collaboration with the eThekwini Municipality, where the results of the Safetipin audits were presented.

The Gender Impact Of South Africa’s Pandemics
Karel
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08 Sep, 2021

23 000 pregnancies among 10-19-year-olds in Gauteng, 934 unattended cases of statutory rape, 1300 new cases of HIV in 10–19-year-old girls every week, is unacceptable.

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World AIDS Day - End inequalities. End Aids. End pandemics.

Today the world commemorates World AIDS Day (WAD) under the theme “End inequalities. End Aids. End pandemics”. This day is an opportunity for people worldwide to unite in the fight against HIV, show support for people living with HIV, and commemorate those who have died from an HIV-related illness.

Soul City hosts wellness day for employees

On the 5th of November 2021, Soul City conducted a wellness event. This is a twice a year event in which we strive to establish a work environment that is both physically and psychologically healthy.

Soul City Institute presents Safetipin audits

On the 1st of October 2021, the Strategic and Integration department hosted a Safetipin workshop in Durban in collaboration with the eThekwini Municipality, where the results of the Safetipin audits were presented.

Limpopo Office launches Youth Zone at Malamulele clinic

Soul City Limpopo Office Hosted the Launch of Youth Zone integrated with Cheka Impilo Screening Services on the 16 October 2021 at Malamulele Clinic (Godfrey Mahlaule Site).

Press Release: Ngcukaitobi and Gqamana judgement shows the extent of South Africa’s rape culture crisis

The Soul City Institute for Social Justice is appalled by the overturning by Acting Judge Tembeka Ngcukaitobi and Judge Nyameko Gqamana of the seven-year prison sentence originally handed down to Loyiso Coko for raping his partner.

CEO’s Message: International Day of the Girl Child

Today is International Day of the Girl Child themed "Digital generation. Our generation." The question we must ask ourselves is what have we done or what are we doing for the girl child?

The Gender Impact Of South Africa’s Pandemics

23 000 pregnancies among 10-19-year-olds in Gauteng, 934 unattended cases of statutory rape, 1300 new cases of HIV in 10–19-year-old girls every week, is unacceptable.

SCI Joburg team attended the Code Red protest demanding a feminist, accountable and equitable government

Last Friday, Code Red staged actions in 7 locations across SA to demand a Universal Basic Income Grant, an end to fiscal austerity, an end to government and corporate looting, The resourcing and implementation of the National Strategic Plan on GBVF and the National Health Insurance and our SCI Joburg team was invited.

#SheLeadsChange: Conversations to celebrate Women’s leadership

Our country celebrates Women's Month in August. We also remember the more than 20,000 women who marched to the Union Buildings on August 9, 1956, to protest the extension of women's pass laws.

Our Limpopo office partners with Shingwedzi TVET College to promote SRHR services

Our Soul City Limpopo office has partnered with Shingwedzi TVET College for the Quarterly " First Thing First Campaign (HIV TESTING SERVICE)" on the 25th of August 2021, with the goal of increasing awareness of the importance of getting tested for HIV among college students in the province.

Joburg SCI Office Hosted a Condom Distribution activity in Duduza Informal settlement

Our SCI Gauteng office held a condom distribution activity/campaign in Duduza informal settlement to encourage the use of dual contraceptives and to educate the community about female condoms which most are still not comfortable using.

Teenage pregnancy is evidence that South Africa continues to fail girls and young women

934 girls aged 10-14 years old in South Africa gave birth between April 2020 and March 2021 in Gauteng.