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This report presents research about the sexual abuse and exploitation of boys and young men in Cambodia. Research was carried out in three provinces, Phnom Penh, Sihanoukville and Battambang using semi-structured interviews and focus groups. In total, 40 boys and young men shared their views and experiences. In addition, more than 100 staff were interviewed from NGOs and service providers, including social workers, counsellors, carers, managers, team leaders, directors and lawyers. This study is the first specific research focusing on the sexual abuse of boys in Cambodia.

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Data Resource Preview - "I thought it could never happen to boys”: Sexual abuse and exploitation of boys in Cambodia, an exploratory study- January 2008

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Field Value
Document type Reports, journal articles, and research papers (including theses and dissertations)
Language of document
  • English
  • Domestic violence
  • Gender
  • Human rights
  • Human rights NGOs
  • Mental health and social services
Geographic area (spatial range)
  • Cambodia
Copyright Unclear copyright
Version / Edition 1.0
License unspecified
Author (individual) Hilton, Alastair
Publication place Phnom Penh, Cambodia
Publisher Hagar
Publication date 2008
Pagination 231 p.
Date uploaded June 2, 2015, 01:58 (UTC)
Date modified November 27, 2015, 11:52 (UTC)