Sexual Violence

What is sexual violence?

Savana defines sexual violence as: Any sexual behaviour that has a damaging physical or psychological effect upon a person.

  • One on one rape
  • Gang rape
  • Assault by Penetration (other body part or object)
  • Sexual Assault
  • Sexual Harassment
  • Childhood Sexual Abuse
  • Sexual Exploitation
  • Sexual Bullying (including online)
  • Domestic Abuse
  • Ritual Abuse
  • War Crimes
  • Stalking
  • Exposure to Pornography
  • Trafficking
  • Prostitution
  • The Porn/Sexual Entertainment Industry
  • Gang Issues
  • ‘Honour’ Crimes
  • Forced Marriage
  • Genital Mutilation
  • Sexualised Behaviour in Children
  • Others…do you support someone who has experienced any of the above