Tagarchief: sexual harassment

The Caspian Times and AWH, pledge for the mass awareness on Workplace Harassment.

The Dutch organization AWH is globally active in creating awareness about sexual workplace harassment with its mission to create healthy and safe work environments. We are proud to announce that we are now able to reach out to the Eurasia … Lees verder

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It’s about sharing experiences

Because of the extreme humiliation, shame and fear most experiences with (sexual) workplace harassment are very difficult to share with HR managers, counsellors, superiors, colleagues, family or friends. And also because of this degrading intimidations it’s very hard to speak … Lees verder

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The effect of a dozen attorneys

“We have a dozen attorneys who provide this type of information”, she told me. But something goes wrong because ‘this type of information’ is hardly effective enough. HR managers who think that attorneys providing them on a regular basis with … Lees verder

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The danger of denying sexual workplace harassment

“The thought that sexual harassment can’t appear in your company is a naïf and perhaps arrogant thought.” Most of the time employees that have to deal with sexual workplace harassment don’t feel secure enough to share what is happing in … Lees verder

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Success in Aruba

After the first lecture in Aruba about sexual harassment in the workplace, for the Centre for Lifelong learning (CLL), I was not only pleasantly surprised by the warm climate but meanly by the warm welcome of the Aruban people I’ve … Lees verder

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Awareness for the consequences of bullying

Bullying Paying attention to the consequences of bullying is very important and creating awareness is also a crucial preventive tool. This is why it’s necessary to start correcting this bullying behavior at schools, to explain the possible consequences of bullying. … Lees verder

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Respect for Dutch employment law a matter of course?

An article like ‘Severance payment for refusing power abuser’ in PW|DeGids of the 9th of July 2015 shows there are still many ambiguities with regard to a complaint, henceforth be known as crime, like sexual harassment in the workplace. Resulting … Lees verder

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Bullying the younger sibling of harassment

Bullying: boss around, push around, browbeat, teasing When entering bullying into Google, you’ll find words like kids, children, youngsters, school, etc. This shows that the word bullying is often used in combination with youngsters’ behavior. There’s often a lack of … Lees verder

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Campaign against workplace harassment

On Monday the 1st of June the Dutch Government has launched the campaign ‘Recognize bullying’. This campaign should make people aware about the consequences and the effect that bullying has on people at the workplace. In Dutch we use the … Lees verder

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Victim Support on Sir’s website

What happened in the year after the trial Back in time It has been one year, ok one year and three days to be precise, that I heard from the Lawyer on the 24th of March 2014 that we’d won the … Lees verder

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