Despite legal and social advances over the past two decades, sexual and gender minorities (or LGBTI people) continue to experience widespread discrimination and violence. The Equality of Opportunity for Sexual and Gender Minorities (EQOSOGI) report examines the laws and regulations that affect the lives of LGBTI people in 16 countries, offering numerous policy recommendations designed to prevent and eliminate discriminatory practices.…See More
Perspectivity and ReflACTION are organizing an interactive workshop on the 16th June from 14:00 tot 16:30 CET (Brussels time zone). We will explore the topic of working with stories for a more people-centered and inclusive approach, especially in fragile and complex settings.You will get to practice and familiarize with methods that put people at the center (People First Impact Method and Sprockler narrative inquiry), learn from practitioners in the field and exchange and reflect with other…See More
All around the world, measures to control the COVID-19 pandemic are linked to a global surge in gender-based violence (GBV) against women and girls, perpetrated by men and boys. This webinar, hosted by the Prevention+ Programme will: - Highlight the efforts from 4 countries working to engage men and boys to end GBV - Discuss how they prioritize the necessary work with survivors of violence - Promote a conversation on the importance of safeguarding well-being and care amongst activists and…See More
*GENDER IMPLICATIONS AND GENDER-BASED VIOLENCE DURING COVID-19, A 2-PART SERIES April 23-24, 2020 - 4pm to 5pm* Greetings from Sphere India and COVID-19 Academy! We are pleased to announce a *Two part series on Gender Implications and Gender-Based Violence During COVID-19*. Please see details of the sessions below: *PART 1* Session Name: *UNDERSTANDING GENDER, GENDER MAINSTREAMING & ADDRESSING GBV IN HUMANITARIAN ACTION* Date: *23 April,2020 - 4pm to 5pm* Resource Person: Ms. Sanya Seth,…See More
I worked with UNIFEM in 2009 to clarify data elements necessary to monitor domestic violence legislation in southeastern Europe: www.unifem.sk/uploads/doc/Improving DataCollectionOnVAW.pdf.
Lori K. Sudderth"
Isolation measures to contain the spread of COVID-19 mean that social researchers who conduct face-to-face fieldwork (interviews, focus groups, participant observation, ethnographies etc) confront the challenge of either delaying or re-inventing their methods so that they can continue their research until these measures are relaxed. This webinar will explore ways that researchers can adapt approaches for online data collection.Register at …See More
Gender-based violence is a phenomenon deeply rooted in gender inequality, and continues to be one of the most notable human rights violations within all societies. Gender-based violence is violence directed against a person because of their gender. Gender-based violence disproportionately affects girls and women, particularly through certain forms of violence such as child marriage, intimate partner violence, female genital mutilation, ‘honor’ killings or trafficking. The lives of millions of…See More