Year Published: 2018

Authors: Celia Hsiao, Deborah Fry, Catherine L Ward, Gary Ganz, Tabitha Casey, Xiaodong Zheng and Xiangming Fang

Publisher: BMJ Global Health

Suggested Citation: Hsiao C, Fry D, Ward CL, Ganz G, Casey T, Zheng X & Fang X (2018) Violence against children in South Africa: The cost of inaction to society and the economy. BMJ Global Health, 3(1): e000573.


The paper discusses ways in which preventing and ending violence against children may be prioritised in South Africa through, for instance, intersectoral collaboration and improving routine monitoring data, such as through the sustainable development goals.