Dancing With Consent – 2019 #16DaysofActivism

Dancing With Consent To flag off the 2019 #16DaysofActivism, we have put together the #DancingWithConsent which explores various themes around Sexual Violence. By exploring the concept of sexual harassment in dance and other social settings, we intend to spark a...

The importance of sharing your story

The Power of Storytelling There is a lot of good advice out there about increasing resilience. Here, I want to focus on the remarkable benefits of sharing your story. Emotional, autobiographical storytelling can be a path to truly owning your story. Further, by...

Factsheet for Survivors

Factsheet for Survivors What to Do If You Have Been Sexually Assaulted Sexual assault is any form of sexual activity targeted at you without your consent.  It ranges from unwanted viewing, touching, or penetration. Rape is a form of sexual assault usually involving...

Ending the Rape Culture #Sexual Violence

Ending the Rape Culture #Sexual Violence Twelve ways to end the rape culture Know your rights: You have rights to your body and the right to change your mind and communicate your choice assertively: No means NO Report acts of sexual violence or threats to law...

What to Do When a Child Has Been Sexually Abused

What to Do When a Child Has Been Sexually Abused Be Calm – Realising that a child has been sexually abused by a family member or anyone else can take a toll on you as a parent, guardian, or caregiver. The emotions you feel are normal and they will range from shock,...

Laws impacting Sexual Violence in Nigeria

SUMMARY OF LAWS IMPACTING SEXUAL VIOLENCE IN NIGERIA   Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, 1999 (CFRN)   The CFRN promotes and protects the rights of every member of the society, including vulnerable members of the society such as victims and...