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Safe Schools Seminar May 2019

Safe Schools Seminar May 2019

The inaugural seminar, 10 May 2019, will aim to prioritise some of these areas of concern, and as a starting point, will begin the conversation with “Breaking the Code of Silence”.

The 1-in-3 Campaign

The 1-in-3 Campaign

In February 2019, The Guardian launched the 1-in-3 campaign across all our channels and social media platforms.

Why has our App been such a Success?

Why has our App been such a Success?

Humans, crave so badly for certain people to accept us that when those people hurt us, we will generally only tell those who we think won’t judge us. And for children it is normally other children. This app gives learners the platform to report so help can come before its too late.



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    Media Links

    2018/09/11App aims to break code of silenceeNCAe.tvWatch
    2018/04/10Breaking the silence against abuseHillcrest FeverPhindile ShoziRead
    2017/07/10The Guardian - Schools Anonymous Reporting AppSABC News - SAFMMinoshni PillayListen
    2017/07/01Using a cellphone to curb child abuseLiving & LovingStaff writerRead
    2017/06/07Cell Phone App to curb child abuseOur TimesStaff writerRead
    2017/06/05Hardwick launches world-first app to combat child abuseThe CitizenStaff writerRead
    2014/10/20School sex offenders shockIndependent OnlineTania BroughtonRead
    2014/08/28Schools urged to check sexual offenders registerBerea MailLorna CharlesRead
    2014/08/21Teacher in Child Porn ArrestThe MercuryBronwyn Fourie and Tania Broughton
    2013/07/02Women opt for dispute resolution to settle caseIndependent OnlineKamini PadayacheeRead
    2013/05/30Street children held in house for weeksDaily NewsRizwana Sheik UmarRead
    2013/03/22Bullying: How bad is it really?The Ripple EffectThe Guardian
    2012/06/21Danger lurks on cellphonesIndependent OnlineLungelo MkambaRead
    2012/04/20Education key in fighting abuse, cyberbullyingIndependent OnlineKamcilla PillayRead
    2011/04/07Coach denies sex chargesThe MercuryKamini PadayacheeRead
    2010/10/22Child on child abuse revealedHighway MailStaff writer
    2010/03/06He may seek other young victims'Independent OnlineFiona GoundenRead
    2010/03/05The Guardian Fights Child AbuseNorthglen NewsStaff writerRead
    2010/03/01Swim coach in hospital after arrest for abuseThe MercuryKamini Padayachee

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