16 Days: Day 13

16dayslogo_afrikaans  An old campaign but, unfortunately, still probably as true to today as it was four years ago when it first came out, this video by People Opposing Women Abuse (POWA) examines community reluctance to intervene in situations of violence against women. In the same vein as Breakthrough’s Bell Bajao campaign in India, the POWA video aims to encourage neighbours to speak out and take an active stand against domestic violence:

Trigger warning: this video includes references to physical violence that may be triggering for people who have experienced abuse.

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