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What is an LGBTIQA+ ally? 

What is an ally and why is it important? 

An ally, by definition, is someone who supports and encourages others. In the LGBTIQA+ community, it refers to someone who advocates for equal rights and treatment and tries to make the world a better place for those that identify as LGBTIQA+. 

So, how can you be a good ally? 

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Rize Above helps provide vital early consent education

The recent Sex Education in South Australia report[1], from the Commissioner for Children and Young People, highlights the importance of educating young people about gender, power, and rights. The report found that 49% of girls and 31% of boys aged 16-17 years had experienced “some form of unwanted sexual behaviour” in the past year. 

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