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Expert Survey: Girls' Safety in Cities Across the World

Executive Summary

Accorting to the experts

  • Stockholm is the safest city for sexual harassment and for girls to leave the house alone or use public transport
  • Cairo is the city with the most ineffective laws and policies around girls' safety
  • Istanbul is the city where girls' views are taken on board in policies and planning about safety the least
  • Tokyo is the safety city for theft or robbert but also the city where girls have the least opportunity to participate in decision-making about safety
  • Hanoi is the safest city for sexual violence
  • Kampala is the city where girls are most at risk of kidnap and murder
  • Johannesburg is the most dangerous city for theft and robbery and sexual assault/rape
  • Lima is the most unsafe city for a girl to leave the house alone or use public transport, both at night and during the day