Society will get the girl more
Participant 1: I think that it would be the same, whether it’s a male [survivor] or a female [survivor]; but I think that society will kind of get the girl more. Like, males often don’t talk about it, I guess, 'cause for them, society will judge them. It's a whole subject that involves pride, ego and everything. [...]
Participant 2: It's known for a male student to have, like, ego, or pride- as well as for a female student, but for the male students, it [sexual assault] may be harder to talk about. So talking about it is a good step forward, I don't know much about that, but I think they [men and women] should have different approaches.
Including male students across cultures in discussions of sexual violence, gender stereotypes, and stereotypes of masculinity.
Ensure all sexual violence prevention and response education and training opportunities actively deconstruct victim-blaming, rape myths and gender norms. Ensure these sessions take an intersectional approach to understanding sexual violence and supporting victim/survivors.