Child Abuse in Sport: European Statistics

  • HARTILL, MICHAEL (PI)
  • Rulofs, Bettina (CoI)
  • LANG, MELANIE (CoI)
  • Vertommen, Tine (CoI)
  • Martin, Montserrat (CoI)
  • Allroggen, Marc (CoI)
  • Kampen, Jarl (CoI)

Description

CASES is a collaborative partnership between 7 European universities, 2 national and 1 international sport organisation with experience in and commitment to enhancing the safety of children in sport and protecting them from abuse. The project will generate crucial data on child maltreatment and abuse in European sport and produce accessible educational materials with and for the sport sector. The project will deliver a scientific study that will provide a robust assessment of the extent to which children (under 18) in sport are subjected to exploitation and abuse in 6 EU countries.
AcronymCASES
StatusActive
Effective start/end date1/01/1931/12/21

Keywords

  • sexual violence
  • sport
  • child maltreatment
  • interpersonal violence