Action Society

Action Society advocates in support of the policies that defend the rights of women, children, the elderly and animals. We fight for those in need and campaign for principles that will make our communities safer. Driven by this purpose to give a voice to the voiceless we place arguments in the media that reaches hundreds of thousands of people every week. If you would also like to receive these statements, click here.
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Acton Society applauses repeal of 20-year time limit on sex crimes

Action Society welcomes the announcement that President Cyril Ramaphosa on 20 December 2020 signed the Prescription in Civil and Criminal Matters (or Sexual Offences) Bill. The revised sexual offences bill lifts the prescription that after a 20-year time limit a victim cannot institute a civil claim or a criminal prosecution.

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100 Covid-19 child casualties reported in 2020

“Parallel with the successful reopening of early Childhood Development (ECD) centres and partial care facilities, Action Society is confident that there is no reason to further postpone the academic year for other South African children,” says Daleen Gouws, spokesperson of Action Society. The pressure group criticized government for grounding their

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ACTION SOCIETY APPLAUSES REPEAL OF 20-YEAR TIME LIMIT ON SEX CRIMES

Action Society welcomes the announcement that President Cyril Ramaphosa on 20 December 2020 signed the Prescription in Civil and Criminal Matters (or Sexual Offences) Bill. The revised sexual offences bill lifts the prescription that after a 20-year time limit a victim cannot institute a civil claim or a criminal prosecution.

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Action Society ondersteun Residentia-inwoners met Raak Betrokke-inisiatief

Die voortslepende onderbrekings in krag- en watervoorsiening in Bethal, Mpumalanga, het ‘n punt bereik waar bejaarde inwoners nadelig beïnvloed word. Residentia Palm Oord, wat omsien...
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No schooling may cause cases of child labour to flare

While the on-going debate regarding the 2020-academic school year endures, a number of parents still have not receive word or work from their schools. Absolute...
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Publicly name vile makers of child sex video

The child pornography video which are currently being circulated are proof that the National Register for Sex Offenders (NRSO) must urgently be made public. According...
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New found civil rights organisation, Action Society launch campaign “Know your neighbour”

Nearly 10% of sex offenders age 24 or younger at the time of their release were arrested for rape or sexual assault within 3 years...
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