Tags: sexual abuse

Difficulties remain in children abuse prevention, settlement

Difficulties remain in children abuse prevention, settlement

More than 4,900 children were abused in 2017, 2018 and the first six months of 2019, 80 percent of them suffered from sexual abuse, according to Deputy Minister of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs (MoLISA) Nguyen Thi Ha.

Da Nang teaches students to protect themselves from sexual predators

Da Nang teaches students to protect themselves from sexual predators

VOV.VN - Learning about sexual abuse prevention from an early age is important for children. To give children clear guidelines to ensure their safety and teach them how to recognize potential danger, a free child sexual harassment and school violence class has been opened in Da Nang city with no age restriction and no attendance fee.

Workshop seeks to raise awareness of child protection

Workshop seeks to raise awareness of child protection

The Ministry of Public Security, the EU and the UN Children’s Fund (UNICEF) co-organised a training workshop in Hoa Binh province on October 24, aiming to raise public awareness of the prevention of child sexual abuse, exploitation and trafficking.

Victim blaming makes victims weaker

Victim blaming makes victims weaker

Victims of sexual abuse and other forms of gender-based violence not only suffer from physical and mental pain but also from the culture of victim blaming.

Vietnam fights violence against women and girls

Vietnam fights violence against women and girls

The Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs held a ceremony in Ho Chi Minh City on November 4 to launch a national action month for gender equality and to tackle abuse against women and girls.

Thanh Hoa: Forum equips children with safe skills

Thanh Hoa: Forum equips children with safe skills

Children were provided with essential skills to protect themselves from violence, sexual abuse, labour exploitation and accidents at a children forum held in the central province of Thanh Hoa on July 7.

Helping young children learn to protect themselves

Helping young children learn to protect themselves

VOV.VN - Every day brings new reports of adults in some position of responsibility who take advantage of the trust that children place in them, says musician Phuong Uyen, reports the VnExpress Online Newspaper.

Child abuse cases prompt VN province to install cameras in kindergartens

Child abuse cases prompt VN province to install cameras in kindergartens

Education authorities in Vietnam's central province of Thua Thien-Hue have ordered local nursery schools and kindergartens to install surveillance cameras in classrooms and toilets to protect kids following recent child abuse scandals that have caused public uproar across the country.

Earlier sex education needed to fight abuse

Earlier sex education needed to fight abuse

Public concern is once again inspiring changes to education programmes in schools, with calls for more sex education to be included in the curriculum so that children can better protect themselves from sexual abuse.

Knowledge, cooperation can prevent sexual abuse in schools

Knowledge, cooperation can prevent sexual abuse in schools

One of the solutions to prevent sexual harassment at school is to equip students with the necessary skills to identify signs of sexual abuse so that they are able to protect themselves, heard a workshop in Hanoi on December 27.