MIL-OSI Translation: “Together, let’s get out of the silence”, a campaign to end the incest omerta

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MIL OSI Translation. Government of the Republic of France statements from French to English –

Source: Republic of France in French The French Republic has issued the following statement:

The Independent Commission on Incest and Sexual Violence against Children is calling for testimonies in order to build a public policy for the protection of children.

Every year, 160,000 children are subjected to sexual violence. It is to act effectively against this scourge that the Independent Commission on Incest and Sexual Violence against Children (Ciivise), created by the Government after “#MeTooInceste” and placed under the aegis of Adrien Taquet, Secretary of State in charge of children and families to the Minister of Solidarity and Health, launches a campaign and a call for testimonials.

Watchword ? “Together, let’s get out of the silence. “

Were you a victim of sexual violence during your childhood? Was someone close to you a victim of sexual violence as a child? Your testimony, past and present, will be useful in building a public policy for the protection of children.

The campaign, broadcast on social networks and on television, features, facing the director’s camera Xavier Legrand, rugby player Sébastien Boueilh and host Flavie Flament.

These short videos are intended to publicize the number of the two free helplines set up since Tuesday, September 21, 2021:

0 805 802 804 for mainland France;
0 800 100 811 for Overseas.

Testimonials can also be sent by email (temoignages@ciivise.fr) or post (Ciivise, 14 avenue de Duquesnes 75007 Paris).

EDITOR’S NOTE: This article is a translation. Apologies should the grammar and / or sentence structure not be perfect.

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