First Safecity Workshop in Goa

 

In August 2015, Safecity conducted its first ever workshop in Goa.

A workshop on “Gender Sensitivity and Sexual Harassment” was conducted with the students of Don Bosco College, Panjim on 13th August, 2015. The workshop was attended by 31 participants comprising 16 girls and 15 boys from the Masters in Social Work Department, Bachelors in Business Administration Department (Travel and Tourism) and a few faculty members.

The workshop included a discussion on gender and gender roles, the concept of consent, rape culture and victim blaming, as well as an introduction to the laws protecting women against sexual violence. Through this workshop, we also aimed to introduce Safecity’s work to the students.

During the interactive session, students spoke about feeling unsafe in many public spaces, especially when using public transport. They also spoke about the need to sensitize our law enforcement agencies towards gender issues and how to deal with sensitive cases of sexual violence.

Check out the workshop in pictures:

 

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Facilitating the Workshop
Facilitating the Workshop
Engaging in an Activity
Engaging in an Activity
Engaging in Activity
Engaging in Activity

Facilitating the Workshop

Talking about Safecity's work
Talking about Safecity’s work
Andrea and Anu from Safecity with the students and some faculty members of Don Bosco School, Panjim

We at Safecity have reached out to over 4000+ people in schools, colleges, communities and the corporate world through our workshops across several cities. We conduct workshops on-

• Sexual harassment and abuse in public spaces
• Sexual harassment and abuse at the workplace
• Sexual awareness for youth
• Child sexual abuse
• Sexual abuse and legal rights
• Community organizing and campaigning

If you would like us to conduct a workshop or organize one yourself, mail us on info@safecity.in

 

 

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