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January 2004

Sexual Development and Sexual Behavior Problems in Children Ages 2-12

This fact sheet provides basic information about sexual development and problematic sexual behavior in children ages 2-12.
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  • General Material
January 2004

Sexual Violence Prevention: Beginning the Dialogue

This resource discusses sexual violence as a serious public health problem with extensive short- and long-term health consequences. It identifies concepts and strategies that may be used as a foundation for planning, implementing, and evaluating sexual violence prevention activities.
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  • General Material
  • Training Tools
January 2004

ABC - Teaching Human Rights: Practical activities for primary and secondary schools

his guide aims to serve as a user-friendly tool for human rights education and a multi-coloured umbrella covering a number of basic human rights areas. It offers practical advice to teachers and other educators who want to foster human rights awareness and action among primary and secondary school children, including suggestions for developing learning activities.
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  • General Material
January 2004

10 Things Men Can Do To End Men's Violence Against Women

This 1-pager provides guidance to men who are looking for ways to challenge and help end violence against women, including self-examination and peer education.
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  • General Material
January 2004

Ending Gender-Based Violence: A call for global action to involve men

Author(s): Harry Ferguson, Jeff Hearn, Øystein Gullvåg Holter, Lars Jalmert, Michael Kimmel, James Lang, Robert Morrell
This document includes the paper Costs of Male Violence by Stefan de Vylder as its Appendix. "In this report, seven masculinity researchers write about masculinity in different parts of the world and about how masculinity is often linked to violence. These acts of violence are committed not only against women and children, but also against other men. The writers suggest a number of ways in which men can be involved in working to combat men's violence." The argument presented in this paper is articulated through 13 key principles:
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  • General Material
December 2003

Preventing Sexual Re-victimization: Tailoring Prevention for Previously Victimized Women

Author(s): Erin Casey
This article offers insight into how we might tailor sexual violence prevention programs to specifically address issues of re-victimization.
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  • General Material
November 2003

How Can Practitioners Help an Abused Woman Lower Her Risk of Death?

Author(s): Carolyn Rebecca Block
This article presents key findings from the Chicago Women’s Health Study about domestic violence, its effects, and women’s responses to violence.
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  • General Material
July 2003

Domestic Violence by Police Officers Model Policy

This policy establishes procedures for handling acts of domestic violence committed by police officers and for implementing prevention strategies.
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  • General Material
April 2003

Report Describing Projects Designed to Prevent First-Time Male Perpetration of Sexual Violence

Author(s): Monique Clinton-Sherrod, Deborah Gibbs, Amy Vincus, Sean Squire, Connie Cignetti
This report offers a catalogue of programs targeting prevention of first-time male perpetration of sexual violence. The report provides an overview of literature findings on sexual violence prevention and a detailed description of steps used to obtain information about existing programs in this substantive area.
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  • General Material
  • General Material
January 2003

Promoting Prevention, Targeting Teens: An Emerging Agenda to Reduce Domestic Violence

Author(s): Ann Rosewater
Provides an analysis of domestic violence prevention efforts and presents recommendations for promising approaches. Strategies to close gaps in efforts to effectively prevent IPV in the lives of adolescents and young adults are identified.
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  • General Material
  • Training Tools
January 2003

Mobilizing Communities to Prevent Domestic Violence: A Resource Guide for Organizations in East and Southern Africa

This resource guide describes a five-phased process of community mobilization, using five key strategies and participatory activities. The goal is to help organizations develop and implement a domestic violence project in their communities. Included here are full color examples of communication materials, a comprehensive community activism course, and planning, monitoring, and documentation tools.
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  • NRCDV Publications
  • General Material
January 2003

Prevention of Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault

Author(s): David A. Wolfe, Peter Jaffe
As public recognition of domestic violence and sexual assault has reached increasing heights, there has been an outcry for more effective prevention programs. This paper looks at these prevention programs.