Sexual Harassment & Sexual Coercion

WHAT IS SEXUAL HARASSMENT?

Sexual harassment is defined as unwelcome sexual advances, requests for sexual favors, and other verbal or physical conduct of a sexual nature that humiliates, threaten or embarrass the victim.

Below are a few forms of sexual harassment:

Some common examples of sexual harassment include sending unsolicited pornographic material and/or obscene messages to someone, sending email messages or leaving repeated phone messages for someone who has clearly indicated no interest or making regular sexually suggestive remarks to an individual who has not displayed interest and requested that you stop the behavior.

What to do if you’re a victim of sexual harassment

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