When authorities failed, a South African newspaper built an app to support gender violence victims — Quartz

Diepsloot, Johannesburg It’s the end of the month in Diepsloot, a dangerous time for women. Many people in the impoverished township are paid their wages in the last week of the month, which researchers say leads to alcohol abuse and violence. In this densely populated yet underserviced neighborhood, police cannot reach many of the victims.…

via When authorities failed, a South African newspaper built an app to support gender violence victims — Quartz

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