This NSVRC webinar recording from August, 2010 draws from available research and discusses the interconnectedness of sexual violence and housing especially in rural areas. The Spectrum of Prevention is applied as a blueprint for community-based housing advocacy strategies.
This interactive online quiz guides the user through 10 questions about stalking definitions, prevalence, policy, and intervention. Misconceptions are addressed, and sources for information are provided.
Metropolitan Action Committee on Violence Against Women and Children (METRAC)
RePlay: Finding Zoe is an online video game that seeks to promote healthy relationships and challenge the acceptance of violence and unhealthy relationships in young people’s lives. The game centers on a group of kids searching for their friend Zoe, who is believed to be in an abusive relationship.(available in English & French)
This basic course is for parents, grandparents, foster and adoptive parents, community volunteers and even survivors who are interested in learning more about preventing and reducing the negative impact of child sexual abuse.
TEACH-VIP (Training, Educating, and Advancing Collaboration in Health on Violence and Injury Prevention)
TEACH-VIP E-Learning is an online self-paced curriculum on violence and injury prevention. It addresses a broad range of issues pertinent to understanding and preventing injuries, violence, and suicide, including extensive content on using data to understanding injury problems and creating programs to address these problems. Participants can choose from 20 lessons to create an experience appropriate to their needs and schedule.
The following powerpoint presentation talks about stalking, the prevalence of stalking, typologies, the connection between stalking and sexual assault, stalking behaviors as well as the use of technology to stalk. Note: Scroll to bottom of page for link to slides.
United Nations Development Fund for Women (UNIFEM)
Women on the Frontline is a video documentary series that shines a light on violence against women and girls. The series takes the viewer to homes, villages and cities around the world where a largely unreported war against females is being waged. Example of what the series include: Nepal, where thousands of women are trafficked each year; Turkey, where killing in the name of honour continues; and Mauritania, where women who have been raped may go to prison.
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