International Projects of the Optimus Study

An additional aim of this initiative is to advance the isolation of cultural and socio-economic determinants of risk factors and consequences of child abuse, which will facilitate the creation of intervention and prevention programs that are more sensitive to the specific context.The initiative also aims to address and advance the key methodological challenges of the field. 

In addition to the efforts under the Optimus Study initiative, the UBS Optimus Foundation supports several other projects in the area of child protection all over the world. An overview of past projects is available here.


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