Exposing Sexual Disparities in Farming Communities
Rural Education, Awareness and Community Health (REACH) was established to respond to the heightening levels of sexual harassment evident in South Africa’s rural farming communities.
In the context of sexual harassment, the organisation raises awareness of the prevalence of sexual and domestic violence, alcohol and drug abuse and HIV/AIDS in Western Cape’s rural farming communities.
Many NGOs focus their attention on seeking funds from international agencies and foundations. They forget that the best, most stable, and easiest sources of funding are often close to home. An outstanding guide created by CeSHRA – the Center for Sustainable Human Rights Action speaks to this very issue.
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