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January 2006

Sexual Violence and the Spectrum of Prevention: Towards a Community Solution

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This NSVRC publication provides advocates, practitioners and educators with a guide for developing a comprehensive community approach to the primary prevention of sexual violence. It explores the Spectrum of Prevention tool, which outlines six levels of intervention and focuses on exploring conditions in an environment which allow sexual violence to occur and replacing current norms with norms that promote safety, respect and equality.
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  • General Material
January 2006

Ending violence against women: From words to action

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The document highlights and synthesizes issues and concerns related to addressing VAW globally. Promising practices from different countries to address VAW in areas of law, service provision, and prevention are included. The document concludes with recommendations for action in seven key strategic areas.
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  • General Material
December 2005

Intimate Partner Violence Risk Assessment Validation Study: The RAVE Study - Summary and Recommendations: Validation of Tools for Assessing Risk from Violent Intimate Partners

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The central purpose of this study was to assess the accuracy of several different approaches to predicting risk of future harm or lethality in domestic violence cases.
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  • General Material
July 2005

The New Kid on the Block: What is Marriage Education and Does it Work?

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This brief reviews the research roots, evolution and recent growth of the field of marriage and relationship education, and describes some of the best practice programs. It summarizes what is known to date from evaluation of what works, and discusses the challenges and future directions resulting from government funding.
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  • General Material
July 2005

Preventing and Responding to Violence against women in Middle and Low-Income Countries: A Global Review and Analysis

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This document reviews promising initiatives to prevent and respond to VAW globally with a specific focus on physical intimate partner violence and sexual violence by any perpetrator. Included in this document are promising initiatives in justice, health, and education sectors, as well as those using multi-sectoral approaches.
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  • NRCDV Publications
  • General Material
April 2005

Teen Dating Violence: A Review of Risk Factors and Prevention Efforts

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Provides a critical review of the dating violence literature with respect to potential risk factors for both perpetrators and victims and examines the empirical research regarding the effectiveness of prevention and intervention programs targeting teens.
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  • General Material
March 2005

The Community Engagement Continuum: Outreach, Mobilization, Organizing and Accountability to Address Violence Against Women in Asian and Pacific Islander Communities

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Excerpt: "We have conceptualized the Community Engagement Continuum in order categorize a range of community based approaches in the anti-violence movement and to clarify the goals of engagement. The four points on the continuum- community outreach and education, community mobilization, community organizing, and community accountability- are defined by the level to which the strategies used lead to increases in the community's capacity to transform relations of power.
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  • General Material
  • General Material
January 2005

Lethality Assessment Program Maryland Model For First Responders: Learning to read the danger signs

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The LAP is a two-pronged intervention process that features a research-based lethality screening tool and an accompanying protocol referral that provides direction for officers to initiate appropriate action based on the results of the screening process.
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  • General Material
January 2005

Ending Men's Violence Against Women

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In this article, the author discusses how men of color, while being marginalized by racism, continue to experience the privileges and the entitlements associated with being a male. The article also discusses how men can become part of the solution.
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  • General Material
January 2005

Explanatory Report to the Council of Europe Convention on Action against Trafficking in Human Beings

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Council of the European Convention provides definitions and information about prevention and protection measures, victims rights, investigation and prosecution, and other international instruments.
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  • General Material
  • Training Tools
January 2005

Relationship Abuse Prevention Program (RAPP)

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This school-based domestic violence prevention curriculum teaches students to recognize and prevent teen relationship abuse. Lesson plans include a variety of exercises. Parent workshop information and school staff development materials are also included.
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  • General Material
January 2005

Addressing violence against women and achieving the Millennium Development Goals

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This document notes the connection between achieving the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) and preventing violence against women, and presents recommendations for integrating initiatives to address VAW into MDG strategies.