Education is the best tool against sexual abuses
The New Year’s Eve sexual assaults serve us as a reminder that it is the men that must change their attitude, not the women. And for the purpose, non-formal adult education might be just the rig...
Sabine Skou Gøtterup is the director of a regional branch of the Danish study association, FOF. A few weeks into January 2016, she wrote this comment in a local newspaper. Taking the sexual assault and harassment in Cologne on New Year’s Eve, she addresses the high level of violence against women in Denmark and the masculinity culture that legitimises abuses of women.
Should we find methods and innovative ways to reach out, not only youth but also adults to sexuality education on a pan-European scale?Go to theme issue
Should the full range of knowledge and competences held by an individual be recognised?Go to theme issue