Events Calendar

Theme:

Date

Activity

Unpacking Faith Issues of Domestic Violence: How Faith Leaders can Help Families Monday, 10th December 2012

18:30pm for 19:00pm - 21:00pm (light refreshments from 18:30pm)
Domestic Violence Sensitizer Workshop for Oudtshoorn Religious Leaders and faith communities
As part of UBUNTU in the Home Project

Venue & Contacts

Docks Mission Church, Coetzee Road, Bridgton, Oudtshoorn

Naomi Claassen on claassennaomi@yahoo.com
or 0834892942 or
Fatima Ismail on fatima@saffi.org.za
Unpacking the Faith Issues of Domestic Violence: How Christian Leaders can Help Families Friday, 7 Dec 2012

9am - 1pm (registration from 8:30am)
Roundtable Discussion for Pastors and Church Leaders
In Partnership with Radio CCFM

Venue & Contacts

Radio CCFM, 146 Main Road, Muizenberg

Elizabeth Petersen 021 462 2277 elizabeth@saffi.org.za OR
Revd Barry Isaacs on 021-788 9492 manager@ccfm.co.za
Unpacking Faith Issues of Domestic Violence: How Faith Leaders can Help Families Thursday, 6th December 2012

9:00am for 9:30am - 13:00pm (light refreshments from 13:00pm)
Sensitizer Workshop in Bishop Lavis for Religious Leaders and faith communities
As part of UBUNTU in the Home Project

Venue & Contacts

Dutch Reformed Church, Koppiesdam rd. Bishop Lavis

Charlene Jacobs on charlenej144@gmail.com
or 0838943737
Anthea Benjamin on antheabenjamin@gmail.com or 0722433901
Learning about Faith & Violence in Families - Reclaiming Ubuntu - the essence of being human Tues & Wed 4 & 5 Dec 2012

9:30am - 3pm (registration from 8:30am)
16 Days of Activism Workshop for Religious Leaders & the Lavender Hill community
In Partnership with New World Foundation

Venue & Contacts

Lavender Hill Community Centre, corner of Grindal Avenue & Hek Street, Lavender Hill

Kim Pillay and Mrs Samuels
021 701 1150 or 082 860 8101 or 078 841 5795
kimpillay@newworldfoundation.org.za or
Fatima Ismail on fatima@saffi.org.za
Unpacking the Faith Issues of Domestic Violence: Making our places of worship sanctuaries of hope and healing Thursday, 29th Nov 2012

9:30am - 3pm (registration from 8:30am)
16 Days of Activism Domestic Violence Conference for Religious Leaders & Faith Communities
In Partnership with the West Coast District Municipality

Venue & Contacts

Town Hall, Church Street, Moorreesburg

Elizabeth Petersen
021 462 2277 elizabeth@saffi.org.za or
Mrs N. Cornett 022-433 8400 tbnondala@wcdm.co.za
Men in Conversation: Our Journey, our lives and our future. Saturday, 17 Nov 2012

7:30am for 8am at Nelson Mandela Gateway, V & A Waterfront
Men's Pilgrimage on Robben Island (In Celebration of International Men's Day)
In Partnership with the St George's Cathedral Justice & Reconciliation Group and Robben Island Museum

Venue & Contacts

Robben Island

Elizabeth on 082 475 5116 or
email: elizabeth@saffi.org.za
Faith Issues of Domestic Violence: How Christian Leaders can Help Families Tuesday, 13th Nov 2012

5pm for 5:30pm - 8:30pm (light refreshment from 5pm)
Domestic Violence Sensitizer Workshop in Strand for Religious Leaders and faith communities

Venue & Contacts

Presbyterian Church, number 28 469 Phaliso Street Greenfield, Lwandle

Revd. Nobuntu Matholeni on nobuntu@saffi.org.za or
021 462 2277 or
084 700 6252
Conversations with Traci C West - African American Theologian, Author and Gender Activist from Drew University, New Jersey, USA 09 Feb 2012 Ending Violence Against Women in post-apartheid Cape Town and the role of religion
Conversations with Traci C West - African American Theologian, Author and Gender Activist from Drew University, New Jersey, USA 08 Feb 2012 "Corrective" Rape and Killing of Lesbians
Conversations with Traci C West - African American Theologian, Author and Gender Activist from Drew University, New Jersey, USA 07 Feb 2012 Disruptive Christian Ethics: When Racism and Womens Lives Matter
06 Nov 2011 Women's Pilgrimage on Robben Island
04-05 Dec 2011 SAFFI will be engaging rural religious leaders and faith communities in Oudtshoorn and Dysseldorp on addressing the faith issues relating to intimate partner abuse and its impact on families
02 Dec 2011 SAFFI and Dept Rural Dev & Land Reform - Rural Domestic Violence Workshop in Witzenberg Municipality
30 Nov 2011 Workshop: Unpacking Christian and Muslim challenges & resources for families who experience Domestic Violence in partnership with the Bishop Lavis Religious Leaders Forum
29 Nov 2011 Roundtable Discussion with Pastors and Church Leaders in partnership with radio CCFM
28 Nov 2011 SAFFI's official 16 Days Roundtable Conference where we will explore interventions with perpetrators of intimate partner abuse and how religious leaders can become part of the solution. This event is in partnership with Religion & Theology Department of UWC and NGO's who work specificly with perpetrators of domestic violence
24 Nov 2011 SAFFI participates in the City of Cape Town's Interfaith Service to launch the 16 Days of Activism Campaign
16 Days of Activism Campaign to End Violence against Women 18 Nov 2011 SAFFI participates with the Dept of Rural Dev and Land Reform in a program in International Men's Day