Canadian Sexual Exploitation Summit 2023

May 3 Pre-Summit Day
May 4,5 Summit


CSES 2023: Inspire Change

The 2023 Canadian Sexual Exploitation Summit is a free online conference happening May 3-5

CSES brings together more than 50 expert speakers who will present the latest research, innovative strategies, and lessons helpful to leaders from every sector.

May 3 is a special day for youth.  Details to follow. 

May 3 also features professional training for Educators and one other sector to be decided.  Register for one or both professional training only or Register for the entire Summit on May 3-5.  


Why do we need a Canadian Sexual Exploitation Summit?
To unite organizations and individuals in Canada fighting sexual exploitation.
To create an opportunity for networking and strategizing.
To fuel a movement towards collective action and ground-breaking strategies against sexual exploitation in Canada.


Interested in being a speaker on May 4-5, 2023?

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May 3, Youth Day for Teens Age 14-18

OneChild’s youth empowerment team is planning a day for teens to learn more about the realities of child sexual exploitation and how to bring about change on this issue in their schools, communities and country. Schools, organizations and churches can host the virtual event for your teens. More information coming soon.


Survivor Event

A special digital event including dinner is being planned for survivors on May 3.  Survivor tickets to the Summit include this digital dinner event.

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The CSES Code of Conduct

Those attending the CSES understand that they do so in a spirit of open-mindedness, respect and tolerance. Defend Dignity (dD) does not tolerate harassment in any form. Participants agree to respect confidentiality and understand that the atmosphere at the CSES is appropriate for high-level relationship building and strategy development in growing the movement to end sexual exploitation. dD reserves the right to sanction or expel conference participants who violate these rules.