Institute of Medicine (IOM)
2011

Resources from this workshop, including videos and presentations, address the use of traditional and new media to communicate evidence-based information for violence prevention and new applications of social media and new communications technologies to prevent violence.

Jennifer Grove for VAWnet, the National Online Resource Center on Violence Against Women
2010

Jennifer Grove of the National Sexual Violence Resource Center interviews Kimberly Lonsway, Research Director for the non-profit organization End Violence Against Women International. Lonsway earned her PhD in the department of psychology at the University of Illionis-Urbana Champaign. She is the lead author on the VAWnet Applied Research paper: Rape Prevention and Risk Reduction: Review of the Research Literature for Practitioners.

Amy Loftus for WCSAP
2011

Primary prevention educator Amy Loftus discusses a program developed to prevent the perpetration of sexual violence.  Her nine-session program is presented in local high schools.  She also discusses tips and challenges to educating on the prevention of sexual violence in high schools.  The slides for this presentation and some other resources are available for download.

Rachel Jewkes for World Health Organization (VIP)

This webinar recording is part of the World Health Organization's Violence and Injury Prevention and Disability (VIP) State of the Art 2010 series.  Presented by  Rachel Jewkesof the Sexual Violence Research Initiative, the webinar discusses prevention of sexual and intimate partner violence and the health impacts as human rights issues.  View the PowerPoint slides for this presenation.

PreventConnect
2010

Jackson Katz, anti-sexist male activist, talks about the need for more men to become involved in the work to end violence against women.  (93 minutes)

Virginia Department of Health, Division of Injury and Violence Prevention

This interactive website provides information on statutory rape for youth, parents, and other adults.  The information is provided with the goal of preventing abusive relationships and reducing rates of teen pregnancy, school dropout, and sexually transmitted disease.

PreventConnect
2011

David Lee interviews various men who chose to sign a statement calling for an end to sexist coverage of rape.  The recording discusses media coverage and the impact that messaging can have in the movement to end violence against women.

PreventConnect
2011

Dr Elizabeth Miller discusses her work addressing reproductive coercion in intimate relationships.  She discusses the scope of the issue, primary prevention of this form of intimate partner violence, and the connections between sexual violence prevention, intimate partner violence prevention, & the reproductive health movement.  The recording emphasizes reproductive autonomy as essential to the primary prevention of sexual violence.

True Child, Inc.
2011

New training addresses gender norms and the impact on reproductive health and justice issues.  Includes discussion of individual risk and societal vulnerability to HIV due to gender norms and stereotypes.

National Institute of Justice (NIJ)
2011

Webinar recording of a presentation discussing research presented by Dr. Felton Earls on the concept of engaging youth in efforts to end violence.  Viewing children and adolescents as competent partners in understanding, preventing, and overcoming violence.

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