Reports document persistently high levels of interpersonal violence in Afghanistan. Much of this is concentrated in the most conflict-affected areas where systems of education, health, and justice are particularly weak. But ... read more →
Learn about the various manifestations of gender inequality—including intimate partner violence, early forced marriage, discrimination based on sexual orientation or gender identity, and access to justice—and how they tra... read more →
An article published in Violence Against Women June 15 claims primary care screenings for intimate partner violence is inadequate and needs attention. (more…)... read more →
Men are more likely than women to perpetrate nearly all types of interpersonal violence (e.g. intimate partner violence, murder, assault, rape). While public health programs target prevention efforts for each type of violence... read more →
The global HIV policy arena has seen a surge of interest in gender-related dimensions of vulnerability to HIV and violence. UNAIDS and other prominent actors have named gender-based violence a key priority, and there seems to... read more →
This is a review of publications addressing aspects of the intersection between gender-based violence (GBV) and HIV.
Initially, this review was concerned with bringing together literature which integrated sexuality and hum... read more →
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