Over Half of this Study’s Youth Participants Didn’t Understand What Consent Is

A study out of Ireland this year highlighted a scary reality: if you take two young people, aged 10-25, odds are one of the two won’t understand what “consent” is.

The study found that 58% of participants didn’t understand the term, how it could be manifested (verbally or otherwise), and its importance in relationships, sexual or not.

This isn’t good news.

This study, conducted online by one of the largest youth organizations in Ireland, the National Youth Council of Ireland, based its findings on data from over 200 participants in different youth organizations and universities, as well as five focus

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