Recent data reveals a stark reality in Romania, where a minor becomes a victim of sexual abuse every six hours. This distressing trend sees a yearly 20% increase, with a staggering 70% rise for boys and 24% for girls, over the past three years. Further compounding this issue is the inappropriate portrayal of sexually assaulted minors in the media.
In response to this urgent crisis, initiatives like JUSTinACT have emerged, aiming to reshape public perception, raise awareness, and advocate for the rights and protection of young victims.
Combating Child Abuse in Romania
Recent data reveals a stark reality in Romania, where a minor becomes a victim of sexual abuse every six hours. …
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Join us at Arendalsuka 2023
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