Roots of South Africa's rape crisis

Alarming statistics on sex crimes prompt nation's rights groups to push for an open debate on its causes.

    A survey by South Africa's Medical Research Council has found that one in four men in the country admit to having committed rape.

    The council works with men and boys, trying to overturn prejudices and stereotypes about sexual violence.

    In part two of a series on sex crime in South Africa, Al Jazeera's Jonah Hull looks at how apartheid is partly to blame.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


    YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE

    Visualising every Saudi coalition air raid on Yemen

    Visualising every Saudi coalition air raid on Yemen

    Since March 2015, Saudi Arabia and a coalition of Arab states have launched more than 19,278 air raids across Yemen.

    Lost childhoods: Nigeria's fear of 'witchcraft' ruins young lives

    Lost childhoods: Nigeria's fear of 'witchcraft' ruins young lives

    Many Pentecostal churches in the Niger Delta offer to deliver people from witchcraft and possession - albeit for a fee.

    Why did Bush go to war in Iraq?

    Why did Bush go to war in Iraq?

    No, it wasn't because of WMDs, democracy or Iraqi oil. The real reason is much more sinister than that.