A cross-national initiative for the improved protection of children and adolescents against sexual assault


Optimus Study South Africa completed
Please follow these links to download the media release and the new report.



With this multi-national initiative, the UBS Optimus Foundation is implementing much-needed requirements to offer children and adolescents adequate protection against sexual assault. The Optimus Study aims to support the optimization of child protection systems in a number of countries using a multi-faceted and multi-phase approach. This approach aims to support generation of representative prevalence and incidence data, advocacy, piloting of measures to implement recommendations derived from the data, and monitoring of changes in the field.





Optimus Study South Africa completed

New report available to download here. Please find the media...

31.05.2016 MORE

Recommendations for reducing sexual violence among teenagers

Publication of specialist recommendations in German, English, French...

14.11.2013 MORE

Optimus Study China Brochure and Full Report Now Available

Optimus Study China Brochure and Full Scientific Report Published in...

14.11.2013 MORE

Optimus Study South Africa initiated

Implementation of a new Optimus Study in South Africa has begun

14.11.2013 MORE