Sexual assault and abuse are issues of national and global reach and prominence. Among Navajo populations, the problem is even more prevalent. As one of the few female delegates on the Navajo council, Amber Kanazbah Crotty is leading a campaign called "Start by Believing" to encourage communities to support survivors. She shares her brief but spectacular take on revitalizing Navajo communities.
For more information on this topic, see VAWnet's Gender Based Violence and Intersecting Challenges Impacting Native American and Alaskan Village Communities special collection.