The Namibian Police are currently, in conjunction with other forces across Southern Africa, engaged in an operation as part of their commitment to the 16 Days of Activism targeting Gender Based Violence. Nampol Deputy Commissioner Vicky Matjila told Future Media News that the operation, which is being run by an all female team, aims to combat and reduce crimes committed against women and children, and to enhance cooperation between the police and its stakeholders in the fight against gender-based violence and related crimes.