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Major drive as SA women say ‘no’ to violence in taxis, trains and buses

Women and kids-only carriages is just one idea in a campaign against gender-based violence on public transport

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Women and young girls are set to tackle terror in taxis, trains and buses when activists and commuters converge at the Cape Town Station on Thursday to highlight gender-based violence on public transport.

The joint action by civil society coalition #UniteBehind and Sonke Gender Justice will also include a march to parliament, where a memorandum of demands to address gender-based violence, safety and security and other issues will be handed over.

It takes place at the tail-end of the government’s Transport Month...

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