Summer of Respect is a summer-long anti-sexual violence campaign, designed and run by WCHM and the Canberra Rape Crises Centre. The campaign begins in late October and continues until International Women’s Day on March 8. Summer of Respect is an opportunity—unique to and within the ACT—to deliver innovative anti-sexual violence initiatives.
If you’re still struggling with consent just imagine instead of initiating sex you’re making them a cup of tea.
At the request of Australia’s 39 universities, the Australian Human Rights Commission has conducted a national, independent survey of university students to gain greater insight into the nature, prevalence and reporting of sexual assault and sexual harassment at Australian universities. Here you can find the official report, statistics, and the live launch video.
“Who are you?” is a video created by The Line. This video shows scenarios where people could step in and prevent sexual violence on a night out. Trigger Warning: This video shows a fictional scenario leading up to a rape, and may be distressing for viewers.
Everyone has a right to feel respected, valued and safe. This article discusses why standing up to sexist behaviour is so important and gives 5 practical suggestion to stepping up against it.
The Australian Government’s website made to support all Australians who have experienced image-based abuse, by providing reporting options, support and resources for victims, their family and friends, and bystanders.
An article from BISH explaining why people sext, how to practise safer sexting and why sexting can be a problem.
A short movie exploring the seriousness of online image sharing. When a group of high-school friends posts an online rumour about a rival, it sparks a chain reaction that leaves no one untouched. Cyberbullying, sexting, filmed fights and police action ensue—will these friends be Tagged forever?