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VAWnet News Blog

This area provides access to current and past news coverage on various issues related to gender-based violence that has national reach or impact, a full archive of NRCDV eNewsletters featuring announcements of new resources, initiatives, and events and access to our recent and archived TA questions of the month.
In the News
Thursday, March 23, 2017

If there is genuine interest in the well-being of women and children and reducing their vulnerability to violence, this executive order is simply not how gender-based violence can be curbed.

eNewsletters
Wednesday, March 22, 2017

This eNewsletter spotlights new and notable resources and initiatives from NRCDV that encourage all of us to reflect on our journey, celebrate our successes, and move forward together towards social change.

In the News
Tuesday, March 21, 2017

American cosmetic surgeon Ivona Percec is one of a rising network of doctors in the U.S. and around the globe who are offering new solutions to often-invisible victims of female genital mutilation.

In the News
Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Almost 40 years after Roman Polanski fled the US after pleading guilty to having sex with a minor, the filmmaker's legal saga may get a decision soon.

In the News
Friday, March 17, 2017

A study in the February issue of Journal of Adolescent Health found heterosexual victims of teen dating violence were significantly more likely to be re-victimized five years later compared to their non-victim counterparts with other similar risk factors. Those who were victims again, by the five-year mark, were also more likely to be re-victimized by romantic partners 12 years later.

In the News
Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Over a hundred people gathered in Anchorage recently to talk about ways to prevent domestic violence and sexual assault.