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Communities of Color Content Topic Results

The results displayed below have been grouped first by VAWnet Special Collections - containing our most highly valued resources - then by individual related materials. Refine your search by category, types, author and/or publisher using the options provided. Sort by date published, date added, or alphabetically. For assistance in locating a resource, use our online contact form.
Results displayed are grouped first by VAWnet Special Collections then by individual related materials. For assistance in locating a resource, use our online contact form.
total results: 402  | date published date added a-z

Special Collection

Special Collection
February 2014

Domestic Violence in Latin@ Communities

Author(s):
This special collection provides a compilation of tools and resources developed specifically by Latin@s and for Latin@s as well as culturally adapted materials (not simply translations) to address domestic violence in Latin@ communities.

Materials

Materials
  • General Material
November 2021

A call to action for inclusive gender-based violence services for Black/Afro-Latin@s

Publisher(s):
In order to meet the cultural and racial needs of Afro-Latin@s, it is important that gender-based violence organizations prioritize models that center anti-discriminatory practices. This document from Esperanza United offers promising practices and a call to action to meet the unique needs of Afro-Latin@ survivors of gender-based violence.
Materials
  • General Material
  • NRCDV Publications
  • Training Tools
October 2021

National Prevention Town Hall 2021 Day 2 Strategy Session C: Engaging Men of Color in Efforts to End Violence

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Men have a significant impact when ending violence, especially Intimate partner violence. In this session from NRCDV's 2021 Prevention Town Hall, participants hear from panel members who are working with men and boys in their unique fields. This session inspires deeper conversations about advocacy oriented behaviors and best practices, peer-to-peer accountability, and communication strategies which move us away from "call out culture" and to more solution and restorative justice oriented practices.
Materials
  • General Material
  • NRCDV Publications
  • Training Tools
October 2021

National Prevention Town Hall 2021 Day 2 Plenary: Boots on the Ground: Centering the Voices and Leadership of BIPOC Survivors and Advocates in Prevention

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The Day 2 opening panel of NRCDV's 2021 Prevention Town Hall features the voices and lived experiences of Black, Indigenous, and People of Color advocates who are leading prevention in their organizations and communities. Panelists reflect on what is needed to create real transformative change that centers racial justice.
Materials
  • General Material
  • NRCDV Publications
  • Training Tools
October 2021

National Prevention Town Hall 2021 Day 1 Strategy Session B: Border Policies: An Issue of Racial Justice and Safety for Victims of Gender-Based Violence

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This workshop from NRCDV's 2021 Prevention Town Hall critically examines current border policies and the impact that it’s having on asylum seekers fleeing gender-based violence and immigrant victims that reside in border communities. This workshop explores the intersection between racial justice, the movement to end and prevent gender-based violence and immigration justice. 
Materials
  • General Material
  • NRCDV Publications
  • Training Tools
October 2021

National Prevention Town Hall 2021 Day 1 Strategy Session D: Centering Economic Justice in Our Work

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This strategy session from NRCDV's 2021 Prevention Town Hall discusses the systematic intersections of poverty, racism, and other forms of oppression, in regards to financial inequity. Speakers present models of prevention support for survivors, and discuss as a group how this can inform future educational and programmatic prevention work.
Materials
  • General Material
  • NRCDV Publications
  • Training Tools
October 2021

National Prevention Town Hall 2021 Day 1 Plenary: Survivor-Centered Prevention: Listening to Survivors of Color

Author(s): Publisher(s):
The opening session of NRCDV's 2021 Prevention Town Hall introduced and explored the concept of survivor-centered prevention. It allowed space for survivors to share their vision for prevention based on their lived experiences.
Materials
  • General Material
  • NRCDV Publications
  • Training Tools
October 2021

National Prevention Town Hall 2021 Day 1 Strategy Session A: Elevating Community-Based Solutions: Alternative Forms of Safety & Justice

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Transformative justice is prevention! Victims of abuse are often times reluctant to report and/or share their experiences based on a myriad of reasons. However, the desire for justice and safety is still needed and necessary. This strategy session from NRCDV's 2021 Prevention Town Hall highlights alternative community-based solutions that center victim support and healing. 
Materials
  • General Material
  • NRCDV Publications
  • Training Tools
October 2021

Lessons from Child Survivors: Supporting the Healing and Resilience of Children and Parents who Experience Domestic Violence through an Intersectional Lens

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The Adult Children Exposed to Domestic Violence (ACE-DV) Leadership Forum is shifting the paradigm from deficit to growth – supporting the development of trauma-informed, culturally responsive, asset-based policies and practices that enhance resilience capacity in those who experience childhood trauma. This training explores how domestic violence shapes children’s lives and impacts parenting, with an emphasis on the assets and strengths of families who survive this experience together.
Materials
  • General Material
October 2021

The Color of Justice: Racial and Ethnic Disparities in State Prisons

Publisher(s):
This report from the Sentencing Project documents the rates of incarceration for white, Black and Latinx Americans in each state, identifies three contributors to racial and ethnic disparities in imprisonment, and provides recommendations for reform. 
Materials
  • General Material
  • NRCDV Publications
September 2021

How can domestic and sexual violence advocates center health equity for Black women in our work?

Author(s): Publisher(s):
Health is a basic human right and need. The September 2021 Technical Assistance Question of the Month (TAQ) shares select highlights from a newly released paper on health equity co-authored by staff at the National Resource Center on Domestic Violence and National Sexual Violence Resource Center.
Materials
  • General Material
  • NRCDV Publications
September 2021

Back to Basics: Partnering with Survivors and Communities to Promote Health Equity at the Intersections of Sexual and Intimate Partner Violence

Author(s): Publisher(s):
This paper makes connections between health equity and our work to prevent sexual and intimate partner violence. It centers the stories of survivors at the intersections of systemic racism, violence, and oppression. It explores ways to build both individual and organizational capacity to address health inequity. And, it offers a call to action for those ready to commit to health equity in their gender-based violence prevention work.