Protection Against Violence 2018-05-09T17:14:10+00:00

Protection Against Violence

  1. If any individual touches someone else without the consent, it can be referred to as physical violence.
  2. Both boys as well as girls are vulnerable to abuse.
  3. It is a myth that the abusers are mostly strangers. Mostly the abusers are someone known to the person who gets abused. E.g. relatives, neighbors, house workers etc.
  4. To assume that violence can only be physical is not correct. It can also be psychological or emotional.
  5. Young people who face abuse often start to blame themselves for the abuse which is not correct, the responsibility of the abuse is always on abuser.
  6. In case of abuse, young people should immediately get support from trustworthy elder, Silence should never be an option.
  7. Young people should be aware about good, bad and secret touches so that they can protect themselves.