Tag Archives: Aids

What we’re doing this World Aids Day…

ShareNext Wednesday, 1 Dec, loveLife will be putting young people – and our cool, funky brand – in the spotlight with two awesome events in Jozi and Cape Town. This is what Mzansi can look forward to on World Aids Day – so spread the word: call your friends, message your family, and tell your partner organisations, suppliers and colleagues: JOZI: loveLife/Liquideep flash mob with the UNFPA loveLife is joining forces with the country’s hottest House Music duo Liquideep, as well as Ama Kip Kip to give young people a voice at an exciting flash mob, co-funded by UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund. Liquideep will be performing at Cresta Shopping Mall Amphitheatre on 1 December 2010 from 3pm. One of the songs they will be sharing with the crowd is called “Love your life”, which they have offered to …

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This is not an invitation to RAPE me

Women are blamed particularly if they have been drinking before being raped, if they dress in a manner deemed to be ‘provocative’, or if they have engaged in some level of intimacy with their attacker before an assault. Women who suffer rape in the context of a marriage or other intimate partnership are also seriously disadvantaged by public attitudes, which often support the view that by entering into this marriage or relationship, they have somehow given up their right to refuse consent to sex.

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SOS Children’s Villages brings the WOW factor to SA

Every 2.2 seconds, a child loses a parent due to war, poverty, natural disaster, disease, AIDS and other such causes! In recognition of World Orphan Week (WOW) which extends from 8 to 14 February 2010 this year, SOS is appealing to you as a powerful influencer to spread the wow about WOW week on this worthy cause! All the public has to do is pick a day during WOW week to wear something WOW and make a small donation of R5.00 that will make a big difference to the orphans of SOS Children’s Villages South Africa. Whether you choose to wear feathers in your hair, loud ties, don a funky hat as your WOW factor, SOS Children’s Villages South Africa appreciates your effort. There are more ideas on the press release below on how to join in the by supporting this worthy cause as a corporate.

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