Sainte-Anne-de-Bellevue – February 7, 2018 – John Abbott College kicks off a very special campaign today: “Consent Matters!”
The entire College community was encouraged to be part of the events that took place from 10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Workshops and information booths covering topics including sexual consent, non-consent, and how to be an active bystander in situations where coercion or sexual violence may be taking place.
John Abbott College endorses the “Without a yes, It’s a no!” (SANS OUI C’EST NON!) campaign that:
“… aims to raise awareness among the University and College communities regarding the importance of consent, and the signs associated with it; to equip people to react adequately when exposed to sexual violence and to share resources for victims of sexual violence…” http://www.harcelementsexuel.ca/