Help Desk

    The Helpdesk offers expertise on a wide variety of GBViE issues. Technical support focuses on questions you may have about existing or prospective GBV response and service delivery linked to:
  • 1) coordination efforts in line with the GBV in Emergencies Coordination Handbook; and
  • 2) undertaking GBV-specialist prevention and response programming.
Thematic Areas

Briefing Note on Prioritizing Safety and Support in Digital Reporting of GenderBased Violence - GBV AoR Helpdesk 2024

Digital tools are more accessible than ever, which has led to a surge of technological solutions aim...

How Development Actors Can Support Safe and Effective Response to GBV When Emergencies Occur - GBV AoR Helpdesk 2024

This briefing note is targeted to development actors working on GBV who increasingly may be facing h...

مستند نصائح: ما معنى التركيز على الناجيات في تنفيذ برامج العنف القائم على النوع الاجتماعي في حالات الطوارئ؟

تقدم هذه الورقة الإرشادية لمحة عامة عن النهج الذي يركز على الناجيات ولماذا وكيف ينبغي استخدامه في جم...

Tip sheet: Effective and Supportive GBV Technical Assistance Visits - GBV AoR Helpdesk 2024

This tip sheet is intended to provide practical and short guidance on conducting technical assistanc...

Prévenir et répondre aux violences basées sur le genre en situation de catastrophes naturelles - GBV AoR Helpdesk

Cette note débute par une introduction générale aux catastrophes naturelles – y compris leur portée ...

Prevención y respuesta a la violencia basada en el genero en contextos afectados por desastres naturales - GBV AoR Helpdesk

Esta nota comienza con una amplia introduccion a los desastres naturales, incluyendo su alcance mund...

Managed by Social Development Direct, the Helpdesk is staffed by a global roster of GBV experts ready to provide rapid, tailored support – including to GBV specialists, sector programmers, coordinators, and management. 


You can contact the GBV AoR Helpdesk by emailing to: and the Helpdesk will respond to you within 24 hours during weekdays. 

The GBV AoR Helpdesk is available 09.30- 17.30 GMT, Monday to Friday.