This bill board is part of a nation wide Speak Out Campaign by the
Ministry of Health and Social Services, Ministry of Gender Equality and
Child Welfare and UNICEF encouraging people to speak out against abuse.
Bill boards, posters and leaflets compliment massive social mobilisation efforts at community level to report incidences of violence and abuse to
the police or social workers. Over 500 people in all 13 regions of
Namibia have been trained on women and child protection issues. This
year they will form community protection groups and train community lay
counsellors in 5 regions to strengthen the effectiveness of the Speak