Situational prevention to end sexual violence on campuses

How do we prevent sexual and domestic violence?  While many prevention strategies try to educate and train, individuals to change their knowledge, attitudes, beliefs, and behavior, greater impact can be made by making changes in the environment. This is the principle behind public health frameworks such as the Social Ecological Model and Spectrum of Prevention. [...]

ThisGen Youth Leaders Meet at Pro Bowl 2018

Post : ThisGEN Doing the Work   This past Saturday at the National Football League’s Pro Bowl Weekend, Raliance and Break the Cycle gathered over 20 youth from the Orlando area to explore how sport can be a platform to end gender based violence. Building off the success of Raliance’s 2017 ThisGEN Youth Summit, this [...]

Time to Focus on the Prevention of Sexual Assault and Harassment

The California Coalition Against Sexual Assault (CALCASA) applauds the entertainment industry leadership for its contribution to the fight to end sexual violence with the Time’s Up initiative. The January 1, 2018 announcement of the Time’s Up initiative is a multifaceted approach that includes legal aid, information and education, and a pledge to work in solidarity [...]

The Many Faces of Manhood: Join us at the A CALL TO MEN 2017 National Conference

A profile picture of a man's head composed on some pictures of men's faces. The text reads The many faces of Manhood: Empowering Men to be their Authentic Selves. Bottom text read: A CALL TO MEN 2017 National Conference: Athletics, Education, Gender, Faith, Fatherhood, Incarceration

Join us at A CALL TO MEN’s 2017 National Conference: Many Faces of Manhood. On September 14-15, 2017, hundreds of people will gather in Minneapolis, MN for this important national meeting that examine healthy, respectful manhood in athletics, education, incarceration, fatherhood, faith communities and around issues of gender. The California Coalition Against Sexual Assault is [...]

CDPH’s Violence Prevention Initiative Releases “The Role of Public Health” Report

The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) launched the “Violence Prevention Initiative” in 2015, as an effort to bring prevention to the forefront of health promotion in California. Last week, the Violence Prevention Initiative released a report on the importance of prioritizing prevention and addressing violence as a public health issue . The long-term and [...]

Be a Movement Maker to end violence against women and girls

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Applications are now open to apply to join the 4th cohort of Move to End Violence Movement Makers.  As I recently completed my life-changing experience as a member of the third cohort of Movement Makers, I strongly encourage people committed to ending sexual violence and domestic violence to apply for this opportunity.  By bringing together [...]

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