The regional programme “Partnerships for Prevention of Violence Against Women and Girls in Southern Africa” (PfP) hosted the regional conference in collaboration with SADC, MRC, DFID, the Canadian High Commission and the Ford Foundation. It was held in Johannesburg, South Africa 4-5 December 2019.
The conference brought together more than 200 participants from 14 countries and across different sectors: development partners, government officials and parliamentarians, UN agencies, civil society organizations, researchers, media and private sector representatives, as well as traditional and religious leaders. This unique space was used to exchange experiences and explore ways to implement effective and promising practices to address VAWG. If you want to learn more on the findings, do not miss out on reading the conference report.