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January 2005

The Secret of the Silver Horse

This resource is an online picture book where children are shown the difference between a good secret and a secret about sexual abuse.
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  • General Material
January 2005

Ending Men's Violence Against Women

Author(s): Ted Bunch
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

Addressing violence against women and achieving the Millennium Development Goals

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.
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  • General Material
January 2005

Beyond April and October: Some Ideas for Gender Violence Prevention Campaigns Throughout the Year

Author(s): Ben Atherton-Zeman
Provides examples of year-round, local public awareness programming that can raise awareness with limited resources. The article includes a month-by-month listing of ideas for local programs to adapt for implementation in their own community.
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  • NRCDV Publications
  • General Material
October 2004

Working with Men to Prevent Violence Against Women: Program Modalities and Formats (Part Two)

Author(s): Alan Berkowitz
This document discusses best practices in prevention, provides an overview of different program modalities and formats, and reviews program philosophies that can be used in working with men to prevent violence against women.
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  • General Material
October 2004

Addressing violence against women in the Latin American and Caribbean Region: A critical review of interventions

Author(s): Andrew Morrison, Mary Ellsberg, Sarah Bott
This document presents an overview of gender-based violence in Latin America and examines good practice interventions to prevent such violence in four sectors: justice, health, education, and multi-sectoral approaches.
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  • NRCDV Publications
  • General Material
October 2004

Working with Men to Prevent Violence Against Women: An Overview (Part One)

Author(s): Alan Berkowitz, David Mathews
This document provides an overview of current efforts involving men in the prevention of violence against women. This document discusses men role in prevention, what is effective, and cultural issues and considerations in working with men.
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  • NRCDV Publications
  • General Material
August 2004

Girls and Violence: Is the Gender Gap Closing?

Author(s): Meda Chesney-Lind
As the publics concern about girls' aggression and violence is rising, this document reviews the objective evidence regarding youthful female violence, makes suggestions about what is occurring, and suggests ways to address the issue positively.
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  • General Material
June 2004

Sexual Violence Prevention Strategies Aimed at Potential Victims of Drug Facilitated Sexual Battery: "Watch Your Drink" Messages and Drink Testing Devices

This position papers addresses the rising popularity of two prevention strategies targeted at potential victims of drug-facilitated sexual battery and argues that prevention projects and funding should focused on broader messages that address root causes.
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  • General Material
June 2004

Advocates and Fatality Reviews

Author(s): Margaret Hobart
This document describes the “System Analysis” approach. “This approach avoids blaming individuals and instead focuses on the analysis of systems and institutions with the goal of creating lasting changes.”
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  • NRCDV Publications
  • General Material
June 2004

Teen Dating Violence: Information and Resources

An introduction to the dynamics, prevalence and consequences of teen dating violence, this packet examines current provision of support services for teens and presents information about a variety of promising prevention /intervention strategies.
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  • General Material
May 2004

Why Prevention? Why Now?

This article provides an overview of the shifts in our language, perspective, and policies regarding how we view preventing the perpetration of sexual abuse, and argues that we must adopt and invest in a prevention approach whose goal is to, first and foremost, prevent sexual violence before anyone is harmed.