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Launch of the GBV AoR Help Desk

Categories: News / No CommentsPosted on: December 5, 2018

We are very excited to announce the launch of the Gender-based Violence in Emergencies (GBViE) Helpdesk – a technical advice and learning service for humanitarian practitioners working on GBV at the global, regional and country level. Managed by Social Development Direct, the Helpdesk is staffed by a global roster of GBV experts ready to provide …

16 Days of Activism 2018

Categories: News / No CommentsPosted on: November 27, 2018

The 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence against women is an international campaign originating from the first Women’s Global Leadership Institute. “16 Days,” as it has become known, was launched and continues to be coordinated by the Center for Women’s Global Leadership. The dates for the campaign were chosen to link violence against women …

Launch of IOM’s institutional Gender-based Violence in Crisis Framework

Categories: News / No CommentsPosted on: September 10, 2018

2017 Annual REGA report

Categories: News / No CommentsPosted on: April 18, 2018

2017 Annual REGA report.FINAL

Conflict and Sexual Violence in the DRC: Key Facts and Action Points

Categories: News / No CommentsPosted on: April 18, 2018

DRC_GBV briefing note

Video: UNFPA Minimum Standards for Prevention and Response to GBV in Emergencies

Categories: News / Training & Events / No CommentsPosted on: February 13, 2018

Website Launch: New Global Women’s Institute

Categories: News / No CommentsPosted on: December 15, 2017

GWI invites you to visit their newly revamped website. In addition to improved aesthetics, they are pleased to be able to share more resources, news & events.

Free Online Course on MGBViE by UNFPA 

Categories: News / No CommentsPosted on: December 4, 2017

The MGBViE free E-learning course has finally been launched in 4 languages,  please share widely with colleagues: link to Extranet here. UNFPA is excited to launch the new and updated version of our free online course on Managing Gender-Based Violence Programmes in Emergencies. The course targets new or emerging gender-based violence (GBV) specialists as well as …

UN Women GBV Campaign

Categories: News / No CommentsPosted on: October 30, 2017

Historically, sexual and gender-based violence was considered an inevitable by-product of war-  not a crime to be prosecuted. After World War II, the charters of the International Military Tribunals at Nuremberg and Tokyo, which were established to prosecute wartime atrocities, did not explicitly recognize sexual and gender-based crimes. Since 2009, UN Women and Justice Rapid Response …

HNO Webinar Presentation: GBV AoR

Categories: News / No CommentsPosted on: October 12, 2017

HNO Webinar Presentation_GBV AoR

Briefing Kit