Help a child
Are you concerned about the safety of a child?
A central recommendation from the Independent Inquiry for Child Sexual Abuse (IICSA, 2022)1 was the introduction of a mandatory reporting duty in England and Wales for disclosures of child sexual abuse.
To help understand the potential implications of this proposal, we commissioned researchers from the University of Bedfordshire to review the evidence on:
The evidence review focuses on 43 papers and reports from international research with children and young people about their experiences or views on disclosing sexual abuse.
For full report please follow the link below