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Almost 47 per cent of the girls felt unsafe or very unsafe walking alone after dark, compared to More than 70 Busselton girls international cent of boys said they felt comfortable or very comfortable using public spaces, compared to Escorts Townsville cracker As a consequence, girls are "less likely to be able to access the same opportunities" as boys, the report says.
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The report has made seven recommendations, including the need for better access to evidence-based, gender-sensitive mental health prevention programs.
Australian Associated Press.