Because not only does it affect the person who has experienced it, but it also has an impact of the victim's loved ones;
Because 1 in 3 women has been a victim of at least 1 sexual assault from the age of 16, and 1 in 6 men will be sexually assaulted over the course of his life.
Because it is an issue that is directly linked to inequality and descrimination based on genre;
Because the issue of sexual assault is persistant in our society. There are myths and prejudices that exist and create shame and guilt for victims