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RESPECT women: A framework for preventing violence against women
Posted: Dec 3, 2019
Category: Gender-based violence

RESPECT women: A framework for preventing violence against women

RESPECT women: preventing violence against women is a practical framework to help policy makers implement evidence-based prevention strategies. Each letter of RESPECT stands for 1 of 7 strategies as follows:

R- Relationship skills strengthened

E – Empowerment of women

S – Services ensured

P–   Poverty reduced

E – Enabling environments strengthened

C – Child and adolescent abuse prevented

T – Transformed attitudes, beliefs and norms

The framework is endorsed by 12 UN and bilateral agencies and was developed by WHO with UN Women. It is accompanied by a set of key messages for advocacy, and videos.

RESPECT women Download PDF (71 downloads)

Key Messages  Download PDF (40 downloads)

Infographics

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Strengthening health systems response to VAW in India

We want to be free
Posted: Jun 21, 2017
Category: Gender-based violence

We want to be free

This book about gender-based violence (GBV) will help you to understand violence against women and children, to know what to do when it happens and to know how to help prevent it.

Download pdf (213 downloads)
Girls & women brochure
Posted: Mar 28, 2017
Category: Gender-based violence

Girls & women brochure

This brochure explains how the PAVING project is implementing SASA!
A groundbreaking community mobilization approach developed by Raising Voices for preventing violence against women and HIV. The PAVING project is a DREAMS initiative, a project led by the Wits Reproductive Health and HIV Institute (WitsRHI).

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Three pamphlets providing practical support and information for young people who  Have just experienced sexual assault
Posted: Nov 25, 2016
Category: Gender-based violence

Three pamphlets providing practical support and information for young people who Have just experienced sexual assault

Pamphlets are designed for three different audiences:

  • Support and information for young people who have been sexually assaulted.
  • Information for healthcare providers working with young people who have been sexually assaulted
  • Support and information for caregivers and parents of young people who have been sexually assaulted.

 

Download Booklet 1 -Victim (165 downloads)

 

Download Booklet 2 - Healthcare provider (182 downloads)

 

Download Booklet 3 -Caregiver/Parent (116 downloads)

 

 

Leaflet: services and support in the fight against violence on women and children
Posted: Nov 23, 2016
Category: Gender-based violence

Leaflet: services and support in the fight against violence on women and children

This leaflet provides key contacts for information on services and support in the fight against violence on women and children.

Download pdf (160 downloads)