What is rape culture?
Rape culture is an environment in which rape is prevalent and in which sexual violence is normalized and excused in the media and popular culture. This societal and institutional attitude enables sexual assault to be committed with more frequency and without consequence. First use of the term dates back to the 1970s and was used […]
The difference between sexual harassment and sexual assault, expained!
A lot of the time we use the two terms interchangeably, but while the definition of the two overlaps, there is a subtle (yet very important) difference! What is harrassment? Harrassment is unwanted behaviour which you find offensive or which makes you feel intimidated or humiliated. It can happen on its own or alongside other […]
#NOTME: gender based discrimination, sexual harrassment and sexual assault awareness survey
The first objectives of our project is to create an asessment algorythm that can help users identify the level of risk of sexual harassment, and what to do to prevent it. But how do we know how young people identify these risks themselves? This is where we need your help. If you are between the […]
Getting Started With #NOTME
Is it possible to raise awareness on delicate issues such as those of gender-based discrimination, sexual harrassment and sexual assaults? Of course it is. This is the aim of #NOTME, a strategic European partnership coordinated by Asociatia Demetrius (Romania). On the 7th of January the first online meeting was held, where all the partners met: […]