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