One of the most challenging issues – if we are to address violence within education – is to bring balance to issues of gender. If you see the programme (below) you will notice the number of papers dealing with issues of gender and violence.
At ICON we are using peer counselling. Young guys find it very hard at first to provide support to other guys. But they quickly find that they are good at it. By the way, these photos appear only after discussion with, and agreement from, the young people who appear in them.