WATCH | Raped, stabbed and left for dead in South Africa, where a woman is killed every 3 hours

People of the Eersterust community during the Stop Violence Against Women March in Pretoria.
People of the Eersterust community during the Stop Violence Against Women March in Pretoria.
Alet Pretorius

Every three hours, a woman is killed in South Africa, according to government statistics. 

Gender-based violence is a huge problem, and the government is working on legislation to end it.

READ | 'They are not statistics': Ramaphosa addresses recent spate of GBV incidents

But activists say change is not happening fast enough, and it is still a long way off.

Al Jazeera's Fahmida Miller reports from Johannesburg:

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