Consequences

Consequences of gender-based and sexual harassment and violence can vary, both for an individual, workplace and the entire community.  

Communal

  • Inequality
  • Gender-based wage difference
  • Increased expense due to welfare issues
  • Health care- and pharmaceutical costs
  • Lower gross national product

Á vinnustað

  • Fjarvera og veikindi
  • Aukin starfsmannavelta
  • Minni framleiðni
  • Slæmur starfsandi og minni hvati
  • Bætur og kostnaður s.s.vegna aðstoðar sálfræðinga og lögmanna
  • Missir viðskiptavildar og skaðleg áhrif á orðspor

Individual

  • Poor physical health and mental health
  • Stress and depression
  • Low self-esteem
  • Humiliation and shame
  • Irritation and anger
  • Poor work fulfilment
  • Loss of income