FOI release

Sexual harassment allegations

Sexual harassment allegations broken down by gender for the years 2010 to 2013.


Response to FOI request for information about sexual harassment allegations.

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Sexual harassment FOI: how many allegations of sexual harassment Defra has received in 2013, 2012, 2011 and 2010, including: a break down of the genders of both complainant and respondent; focus of the complaint; and reporting procedures for alleged victims of sexual harassment.

Published 27 March 2014