They Never Told Me (Poem)
They Never Told Me It was glamorous at first: money, fun, and love… I never saw the noose at the end of the rope… I never knew that – My friends thought the world of me… I gave them anything, and had everything myself… I never knew that – My blesser came late one night. … Read more
The Curse of Blessers
The so-called ‘blesser’ culture has not died out in South Africa. Instead, it has evolved into a growing trend across social media and the internet causing much concern amongst law enforcement officials, the National Prosecuting Agency, and other humanitarian organisations. What is a ‘blesser’? Is it truly something to be concerned about? Isn’t the government … Read more
Stop The Traffick!
… with over 40.3 million enslaved people across the world, human trafficking is back and it is rife today.
“Sex Work” Did Not Change the Life of a Prostitute
?Nomonde Mihlali (“Mickey”) Meji changed her view from endorsing the full decriminalization of the sex trade to now advocating for a law that calls for its abolition. She has just seen to much of how the decriminalization of the “sex trade” has captured the sex worker into a life of abuse, sex and drugs. Many of her friends have died young.
Con Court’s Decision Could Add New Spur to Learner Molestations
The criminalisation of consensual sexual conduct between consenting adolescents is unconstitutional, the Constitutional Court has ruled.
Petition Form: NO to the Legalization of Prostitution in South Africa
Download our petition form against the legalization of prostitution in South Africa. We have collected over 50 000 signatures to date! Collect signatures in your community and email or post the forms back to us – details on the forms.
Nigerian Girls Left to Fend for Themselves
We marvel at the fact that 63 girls previously abducted by Boko Haram terrorists have managed to evade their captors and make their way back home, bringing with them news of the whereabouts of the remaining abductees. It remains unthinkable to CYPSA however, that these girls are being left to themselves to find a way of escape.
Outcry Against Gross Slavery and Human Degradation
?As an organization based in South Africa, we, together with the rest of the world, are shocked into attention at the exigency in Chibok Nigera, that, till today has been left unattended. Since our establishment, in 2009, we have been trying to bring to our Government’s attention that human trafficking, though illegal, is ubiquitous in our country and the rest of Africa.