ERIC Number: ED338129
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1991
Reference Count: N/A
Women's Campus Safety Audit Guide.
Council of Ontario Universities, Toronto.; Metro Action Committee on Public Violence Against Women and Children, Toronto (Ontario).
This booklet is designed for those who want to make the college campus a safer environment for women. Specifically, it provides information to help make public and semi-public places safer and more comfortable for women, focusing on preventing sexual harassment and assault. The booklet introduces the safety audit and explains what the audit is meant to accomplish, as well as how to organize and implement it. Also discussed are an explanation of what constitutes violence against women, sexual assaults on campus, and what participating in a safety audit can do. Included are a campus safety checklist, a non-physical environment sample questionnaire, and a list of materials required for the audit. Finally, questions to ask when making changes based on audit findings are presented, as well as information concerning evaluating and presenting the audit findings. (GLR)
Descriptors: Campuses, College Students, Colleges, Crime Prevention, Evaluation Methods, Females, Foreign Countries, Higher Education, School Safety, School Security, Sexual Abuse, Sexual Harassment, Universities, Violence
Council of Ontario Universities, 444 Yonge Street, Suite 203, Toronto, Ontario M5B 2H4, Canada.
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Ontario Ministry of Colleges and Universities, Toronto.; Ontario Women's Directorate, Ottawa.
Authoring Institution: Council of Ontario Universities, Toronto.; Metro Action Committee on Public Violence Against Women and Children, Toronto (Ontario).