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Responding to sexual violence/rape


Flyer for victims of sexual violence, containing relevant contact information and tips on how to respond.

Target groups

no target group restriction /

Implementing organization

Graz University - Coordination Centre for Gender Studies and Equal Opportunities /


Dr. Barbara Hey, barbara.hey@uni-graz.at


In existence at the University of Graz since 2013, second edition, 2014.

Relation to gender equality targets

Pursuant to Section 42 (1) of the Universities Act (UG) 2002, the Working Group for Equal Opportunities (Arbeitskreis für Gleichbehandlungsfragen) is tasked with countering any discrimination of university members related to gender, ethnicity, religion or ideological conviction, age or sexual orientation; and with providing advice and support to both university members and university bodies in these matters as well as in cases of sexual violence.

The flyer is produced by the Coordination Office for Gender Studies.

The objective(s) of the tool

INFORMATION for those affected

Description of the tool

Small-format flyer with 2 pages. List of contact points for affected persons. Suggestions for how to respond to sexual violence.

How the tool works, practical experience

The flyers are positively perceived and regularly distributed via university communication nodes (offices of the Austrian Students’ Union – ÖH, institute secretariats …).


Download flyer (in German only)