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  • Prevent Intimate Partner Violence
  • Violence Against Women Resource Library
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  • Domestic Violence Awareness Project
  • National Resource Center on Domestic Violence


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An Online Resource Library on Gender-Based Violence.

Sexual violence in Latin America and the Caribbean: A Desk Review

General Material
Published Date
March, 2010

This document reviews over 200 published and unpublished documents to explore the magnitude, patterns, and risk factors associated with sexual violence. Also included in this review are legal and policy frameworks, women’s responses to sexual violence, access to services and service response, promising interventions, research gaps, and priorities for future research.