ONE in FIVE – The Council of Europe Campaign to stop sexual violence against children

Available data suggest that about 1 in 5 children in Europe are victims of some form of sexual violence. It is estimated that in 70% to 85% of cases, the abuser is somebody the child knows and trusts. Child sexual violence can take many forms: sexual abuse within the family circle, child pornography and prostitution, corruption, solicitation via Internet and sexual assault by peers.

The ONE in FIVE campaign has two main goals:

To find out more:

http://www.coe.int/oneinfive