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[Rape Crisis Network Ireland] Target alcohol consumption and sexual violence. (10 Dec 2012)

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RCNI calls on Government to meet human rights obligations by targeting alcohol consumption and attitudes towards alcohol and sex

RCNI Executive Director Fiona Neary commented; “As attitudes towards women, sex and alcohol, combined with consumption, demonstrate a relationship to decisions to carry out acts of sexual violence, there is an obligation on the Irish government to target alcohol consumption, particularly binge drinking, and alcohol-related attitudes that are facilitative of rape.

 

Item Type:News
Source:Rape Crisis Network Ireland
Date:10 December 2012
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Subjects:MM-MO Crime and law > Crime and violence > Crime against persons (assault / abuse / intimidation)
VA Geographic area > Europe > Ireland
MM-MO Crime and law > Crime and violence > Drugs and alcohol related violence
A Drugs and alcohol use, abuse, and dependence > Prevalence of drugs and alcohol use > Drugs and alcohol use behaviour > Alcohol consumption
MP-MR Policy, planning, economics, work and social services > Economic aspects of drugs and alcohol (cost / pricing)

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