Izingane zifuna kubuyekezwe umthetho

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Isolezwe (2008)


Children’s Rights Act, Isolezwe, virginity testing


Girl children aged from twelve years upwards have met with the Commission for the Promotion for the Protection of Cultural, Religious and Linguistic Rights to express dissatisfaction over the Children’s Rights Act which, amongst other things, prohibit the ‘virginity testing’ of girls younger than 12. The Children met the Commission in Durban.