Sexual Abuse and Exploitation

What do we mean by sexual abuse and exploitation?

People who have experienced sexual abuse and exploitation:

  • sexual violence
  • honour-based violence;
  • female genital mutilation;
  • adults who experience trauma from sexual exploitation in their childhood; 
  • people who have been groomed;
  • people who have been sexually exploited online;
  • people involved in sex work where it has a significant adverse impact on their lives.