Country Austria
Year 2015
Type of Measure Education > Non-formal education
Form of Violence Sexual violence

Brief Description

The Skill Centre on Sex Education (Kompetenzzentrum Sexualpädagogik) was set up in 2015. It aims to prevent (sexual) violence, professionalize teachers and ensure evaluation and research. The Skill Centre on Sex Education set up a guideline to assess and evaluate bullying situations and created a handout for teachers in the field of intercultural sex education. In 2016, a total of 552 free workshops for all types of schools across Austria were offered on respect, cohabitation and equality of women and men.

Source of Information

Austria's submission for National Review for Implementation of the Beijing Platform for Action, Beijing+25, 2019, p.49