VIOLENCE PREVENTION ESSENTIAL #1: EFFECTIVE PROGRAMMING
First, we must focus on prevention. More often than not, we see individuals or communities wait until rape happens to someone they know before it is addressed.
Prevention needs to be action oriented and empowering. When you can come away from a program, workshop, or event that makes you feel like you can have an impact in preventing violence then you can no longer just sit and wait until something happens.
We are all capable of being responsive proactive bystanders. How do you prevent violence?