Groups call for end to paedophilia, SGBV with advocacy walk
The Lagos State Domestic and Sexual Violence Response Team (DSVRT) has decried the rising crime of pedophilia and sexual assault against children and minors.
Labour, legislators move to end rape, gender restrictions
In efforts to nip in the bud cases of rape and other forms of gender-based violence, Women Commission of the Trade Union Congress of Nigeria (TUC), is partnering with Senator Oluremi Tinubu...
Group, DSVRT to stage a walk against rape
The African Youths Initiative on Crime Prevention (AYCRIP) in partnership with the Coalition of Men against Rape and Lagos State Domestic and Sexual Violence Response Team (DSVRT) has concluded plans to stage Surulere Walk Against Rape on Saturday, June 27 at Teslim Balogun Stadium, Lagos.
Unpacking experience of men during the COVID-19 lockdown
The lockdown is putting into question many of the assumptions our society has made about traditional family roles, especially that of men. Traditionally, men have never really been the ones to stay confined...
COVID-19 fallout: Stakeholders bemoan rising SGBV, assault cases, unplanned pregnancies
Just as Nigerians are trying to cope with the raging Covid-19 pandemic and the subsequent lockdown measure announced by the Federal Government to curtail the spread...
There is increase in sexual, domestic violence reports despite lockdown, says DSVRT
The Lagos State Domestic and Sexual Violence Response Team (DSVRT) has said it will leverage on technology to assist victims of sexual abuses and domestic violence during the period of the lockdown occasioned by the ravaging COVID-19 pandemic in the state.
DSVRT hails 60-year jail term for convicted rapist, urges survivors to speak out
The Lagos State Domestic and Sexual Violence Response Team (DSVRT) has hailed the judgment given by Justice Sybil Nwaka in the case of the defilement of a two-year-old pupil of a Lagos-based private school.
LASG partners religious institutions in campaign against domestic, sexual violence
The Lagos State Domestic and Sexual Violence Response Team (DSVRT), has concluded a two-day workshop to strengthen the capacity of religious institutions in responding to domestic and sexual violence.
DSVRT takes rape prevention campaign to Unilag, LASU
In a bid to ensure continuous sensitization of students on sexual harassment and safety on campus, the Lagos State Domestic and Sexual Violence Response Team...
Giving children quality custody, upkeep and access after divorce
As divorce rate continues to rise, little attention is paid to the children, who are perhaps the most affected, as they are usually caught in-between parting parents.