What we do

Taboobreaker
Projects 

We tackle tabooed issues, mainly in the field of sexuality, by developing playful programs for young people globally in order to foster their mental, social and physical health.

Completed projects

Safebodyland

Multi Media Program

In a nutshell

 Together with the leading character JJ, the meerkat,
children learn to protect themselves.
Safebodyland includes a box with teaching materials,
a tutorial website and a virtual game.

Safebodyland was realized with two substantial
grants from the UBS Optimus Foundation.

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Content

Children are among the most vulnerable audiences related to sexual violence and abuse. Therefore strengthening the life skills of childrens is crucial.

Concept

With JJ, the meerkat, children travel from island to island, expanding their knowledge and fostering their skills.

Current state

The progam is available in English and German in combination with a workshop.

Final report of feasibility Study in Swiss schools, written by Dr. Deborah Fry, University Edinburgh UK (on demand).

Safebodyland was realized in 2014-2016.

Making of Safebodyland

JJ, the meerkat, discusssing
Child Sexual Abuse Prevention

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Content

Puberty is one of the most incisive part of one’s life. Accordingly important is the comprehensive discussion before and during this time.

Concept

All contents are prepared in a playful and age-appropriate manner and offer a deeper dive into various topics.

Current state

The program is available in English and German in combination with a workshop.

„Discovering Ladies Land means lots of fun and learning how to become a strong and self confident woman!“

Feedback from a 11 years old girl

 

Ladies & Gentlemen Land

Board Game

In a nutshell

Ladies and Gentlemen Land includes two playgrounds that allow gender separated lessons. It picks up the relevant topics around puberty in a playful and age appropriate manner.

 

Love Land

Board Game

In a nutshell

Love Land the Board game was originally
developed for Swiss schools.
After successful testings all over the world we decided to transfer Love Land into a mobile app to make sexual education unlimited accessible.

 

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Content

The development of a self-determined and responsible sexuality requires a protected framework, which offers youngsters a realistic approach to this complex topic.

Concept

On Love Land the students fly from island to island and playfully gain knowledge and skills, that foster a healthy sexual life style.

Current state

The program is available in English and German in combination with a workshop.

„Love Land opened the discussion between boys and girls in a very relaxed manner.“

Feedback from an Indonesian school class

 

Current Project

Love Land – the App

Transforming our Love Land board game into an app

Our experience with the Love Land boardgame gave us valuable insights about the benefits and limitations of this format. In order to reach a wider audience and enhance the learning effectivity and motivation for the players, we decided to go digital.

Learn more about how Love Land works and how you can support the taboobreaker association in reaching its goal to educate young people about sexual and reproductive health.

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taboobreaker association
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