How I survived the trauma of being raped at age 5
Dolapo Olaniyan sits with Lolo Cynthia to recount the details of her sexual abuse and how she has been able to get back her life after numerous traumatic experiences. Starting at age 5 Dolapo was raped by a neighbor whilst living with her grandmother and at age 13 for over a year by her mother’s boyfriend. Watch and listen to her story.
Dolapo Olaniyan is a gender and public health champion with five years of experience implementing projects and advocating for increased investment in women, girls and youths. She currently leads The UnCut Initiative which is focused on generating evidence through comparative studies among communities and using new media and technology to create advocacy and behavior change communication materials through narrative storytelling from survivors, community influencers and community members in high-risk communities. Her community mobilization expertise has helped 30 communities focus on community ownership as a way for social behavior change communication and health outcome improvement. _
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