Building youth resilience for a safer South Africa

Building youth resilience for a safer South Africa 

Webinar, Friday, 19 March 2021 - 12:45 pm to 2pm


SaferSpaces is pleased to invite you to a webinar entitled “Building youth resilience for a safer South Africa”. This online panel discussion will be held on Friday, 19 March 2021, from 12.45pm to 2pm on MS Teams. This webinar will focus on how youth-based interventions and programmes that use sport and physical exercise build youth resilience through promoting physical and emotional wellbeing.


·         Nicci van der Merwe, Waves for Change

·         Gerry Gerhardt, Bom Combat

 Moderator: Guy Lamb, Safety and Violence Initiative. UCT

Fri, 19 Mar 2021 -
12:45 to 14:00

The Zoom details for this webinar are as follows:

Meeting ID: 919 6736 8111

Passcode: 904203

The webinar is the seventh in a series of seminars hosted by SaferSpaces that will explore the key elements of South Africa’s White Paper on Safety and Security, and how such elements can be more effectively implemented. In total, there will be 10 webinars between January and April 2021. Please see for more details.

SaferSpaces is a web portal on violence and crime prevention in South Africa developed through a partnership between the Civilian Secretariat for Police Services, the German Development Cooperation’s Inclusive Violence Prevention Programme, the Safety and Violence Initiative, and various other government and civil society organisations.


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