Special section: Gender based violence

You can access all the resources on the issue of gender-based violence on this single page - news, documents, learning resources, discussions and experts.

News

28 May 2019
A new pilot programme ‘Reducing Sexism and Violence Program – Middle School Program’ was implemented as part of a recent study conducted in the United States, with the aim to explore if boys’ attitude towards violence against... Read more
14 Apr 2019
Physical violence and emotional abuse are still a daily reality for many children in Moldova, both at home and at school. Terre des hommes Moldova, with the financial support of the Oak Foundation, launched a three-year project to prevent violence... Read more
28 Dec 2018
The National Network for Children (Bulgaria) shared a survey done by the Gallup International sociological agency from the beginning of December 2018, which indicated that Bulgarians are moderately tolerant regarding various topics of family... Read more

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Learning

12 Jun 2019
About the webinar: "Building Relationships through Innovative Development of Gender-Based Violence Awareness in Europe - BRIDGE" is a regional project aiming to strengthen the statutory response to gender-based violence (GBV) ... Read more
15 Jan 2018
This e-course is designed for practitioners working with children and young people affected by sexual violence in order to help them develop particpiatory practices all through their work. The course is made up of an Introduction and six modules (... Read more
13 Nov 2017
Gain the skills to assess and manage incidents of sexualised behaviour within your primary school. Working at your own pace, this online course will teach you how to: recognise which sexual behaviours are healthy and which are of concern... Read more

Library

01 May 2019
The publication Voices from Syria arises as an attempt to support the development and implementation of humanitarian programs to prevent and respond to gender-based violence (GBV) in Syria. The report provides an in-depth view of the lives of... Read more
01 May 2018
Launched in 2017, Breaking the Cycle is a project that aims at building capacity in the field of youth, increasing the capacity of organizations working in the area of gender-based violence (GBV) by responding to the need for specific, innovative... Read more
01 Mar 2018
In response to the unfolding humanitarian crisis in 2015-2017 in the Balkans, CARE International Balkans (hereinafter referred to as CARE Balkans) provided urgent humanitarian assistance to refugees and migrants as they passed through Serbia on... Read more

Multimedia

26 Oct 2017
The E-Magazine introduces the results of the EU-funded project LEAP: Life Skills, Leadership and Limitless Potential,  Participatory Methods for Working with Children and Young People Affected by Sexual Violence. Partners in the project... Read more
18 Sep 2017
Three videos on sexual exploitation and violence. They are realized by the LoveGuide team, which answers questions related to sex and intimate relationships, exciting young people, with the help of short videos. Here are the links to them:... Read more
30 Jun 2017
Thames Valley Police have highlighted the issue by promoting a cartoon comparing sexual intercourse to a well known British pastime – drinking a cup of tea. The result is this simple, effective and at times quite funny video, which... Read more

Gender based violence

[United Kingdom] Rugby taxi drivers will be trained to spot child sexual exploitation signs
Date of publication: 2017
On Monday, June 26, the Rugby Borough Council rendered a positive decision that requires the borough's taxi services to complete training provided by Barnado’s on child grooming, in order to identify red-flags of potential cases of child grooming
[Afghanistan] Bacha bazi: Afghan subculture of child sex slavery
Date of publication: 2017
Asia One spotlights a common, but yet disturbing practice that is most common in  Afghanistan.
[Moldova] The National Campaign "Teenage Years in Safety" has been launched
Date of publication: 2017
On May 25, 2017, the National Center for Child Abuse Prevention (NCCAP) from Moldova launched the National Campaign "Teenage Years in Safety".
Mapping Knowledge Brokers Working to Prevent Violence Against Girls and Boys
Date of publication: 2017
Publisher: Assembly for Children & Violence Evaluation Fund
This report emphasizes on violence specifically directed toward young boys and girls, while looking at some of the actors involved in combating this perpetual issue.
[Italy] In Sicily, sex slavery takes hold on the edges of an African exodus
Date of publication: 2017
"The Globe and Mail" had published a story that had highlighted the harsh realities of some West African women and teenagers migrating to Italy.
Lithuania should strengthen the protection of women and children against violence and build a more inclusive society for persons with disabilities
Date of publication: 2017
Nils Mulzniek, Commisssioner for Human Rights released his report on Lithuania, noting that there are shortcomings in the protection of children. Commending the progress made to prevent and combat domestic and gender-based violence, the Commission
Call for Evidence: Global review of participatory consultation and research by involving children and young people in addressing sexual violence
Date of publication: 2017
The International Centre (IC): researching child sexual exploitation, violence and trafficking (University of Bedfordshire) in partnership with  Sexual Violence Research Initiative (SVRI) are undertaking an international review of evidence relatin
Bulgarian youth discuss prevention of sexual violence and are trained as youth facilitators
Date of publication: 2017
In October 2016 the training of youth facilitators was held in Pernik, Bulgaria.
Women and girls on the move
Date of publication: 2016
Publisher: Mixed Migration Platform
This briefing paper focuses on the experience of women and girls travelling to Europe, in order to provide a more detailed understanding of factors surrounding the decision to leave home, the type of journey undertaken, and their experience along
Surge in online sex trade of children challenges anti-slavery campaigners
Date of publication: 2016
'Reuters' reports that technology has fueled a surge in the buying and selling of children online for sexual abuse with advertising a child on the internet as "easy as booking an airfare", campaigners told an anti-slavery conference in London.

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