Breaking the Silence - Cambridge speaks out against sexual misconduct

24 October 2017

The University of Cambridge has launched a campaign to promote zero tolerance of sexual misconduct. Called ‘Breaking the Silence – Cambridge speaks out against sexual misconduct’, the campaign highlights prevention, support and reporting for those who’ve been affected by sexual misconduct. All resources are are available via

CUSU’s women’s officer Lola Olufemi and senior leaders including Vice-Chancellor Professor Stephen Toope were filmed talking about how we can all promote zero tolerance of harassment. If you have been affected by any of the issues in this film, please visit for help and advice.

President of Lucy Cavendish College, Jackie Ashley said:

"This important initiative from the University of Cambridge has strong support from Lucy Cavendish College. There is no better time to focus on these issues."

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