What is starttotalk.org?

“Start to talk” is a Council of Europe call for action to public authorities and the sport movement to stop child sexual abuse. By joining this call, governments, sports clubs, associations and federations, as well as athletes and coaches, pledge to take concrete measures to prevent and respond to abuse.

“Start to talk” is about adults breaking the silence and lending children a voice.

In brief In brief

EPAS invites the Council of Europe member states to join this effort and undertake three kinds of actions:

Actions proposed Actions proposed

The three actions above each contain a set number of "supporting packages" which, when combined, offer states a dynamic set of tools to ensure the action develops.

Detailed information about each individual supporting package can be found below.

supporting packages supporting packages


 

Action page Action page

PSS+ joint project website PSS+ joint project website