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Tuesday, March 28, 2017

There are many girls, boys and older women who are suffering untold sexual, psychological, emotional and verbal abuse in Jamaica, purely on the basis on their perceived and self-identifying gender. It is a problem that is institutionalised within our education system and it therefore requires a policy response from the Government of Jamaica (GoJ) that will involve changes within the school system and complementary interventions at the community and State levels.

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