COVID-19

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Adapting to disaster: Domestic Violence Shelters and South Africa’s COVID-19 Lockdown

Published: 1 December 2021
Research Brief No.2

This brief is the second in a series produced by the Heinrich Böll Foundation in relation to its ‘Care and Support in a Time of Epidemic’ research project. The project focuses on the impact of the COVID-19 lockdown on shelter services to victims of domestic violence in South Africa, and seeks to strengthen policy and practice in the provision of domestic violence services.