rAInbow Al Chatbot on Sexual Harassment and Domestic Abuse
There are many cases of sexual abuse around the world; these include rape, domestic violence, harassment, etc. South Africa has a rising number of rape cases and the highest rate of violence against women in the world. This gained traction on world news and celebrities took to social media to use their platform to help raise awareness on the issue, using #TogetherForHer.
AI for Good, a UK based company, using next-generation technologies to make the world a “better, fairer world” created an AI chatbot called “rAInbow.” This technology specifically targets South African users to take part in quizzes and share their stories to help the AI get a better understanding on abuse and how to distinguish it.
The chatbot is a smart companion for domestic abuse victims, people in difficult or abusive situations, and unhealthy relationships. It is designed to learn people’s behaviour and detect nuances of danger and abuse which some people might not have noticed. Users can chat with rAInbow without judgment and consoles the users. It helps you realize your rights, offering a solution or to help you decide to take legal action.