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Best practice principles for sexual violence primary prevention activities in New Zealand.

  • ​The basics go to page

    What's proven to work for all sexual violence primary prevention activities.

  • Children and young people go to page

    ​Prevention activities for children and young people should aim to detect abuse early and emphasise that children shouldn't blame themselves if abuse happens.

  • Māori go to page

    Following Kaupapa Māori principles helps us to address the need for culturally responsive prevention activities that strengthen whānau and communities.

  • Pasifika go to page

    It's important to incorporate elements of Pacific values, spirituality, and culture into work with Pasifika clients, and to recognise the differences between Pacific groups.

  • ​Migrants and refugees go to page

    Although little research has been done around the effectiveness of prevention activities for this group, several factors place refugee and migrant individuals at greater risk of violence and mean that they are less likely to report abuse.

  • Rainbow community go to page

    People who identify as LGBTQI are over-represented as victims of sexual violence. Skilled facilitators and prevention activities which include examples of healthy LGBTQI relationships can increase awareness among people from all audiences.

  • People with disabilities go to page

    Skilled facilitators are crucial for developing and evaluating prevention activities which build a safe learning environment that isn't dependent on language or literacy.

  • Tools, templates and examples go to page

    Browse planning, evaluation and reporting tools designed to help assess the effectiveness of prevention activities.

  • Case studies go to page

    ​Read about the execution and evaluation of primary prevention activities around New Zealand.