Safety for Displaced Persons

Checklist for Action: Prevention & Response to Gender-Based Violence in Displaced Settings, June 2004
Gender-Based Violence Global Technical Support Project
RHRC Consortium/JSI Research and Training Institute
Adapted from a checklist developed by UNHCR, Geneva, 2003. This checklist outlines strategies for coordination, staff training, management, and aid delivery so as to minimize violence against women and girls in displaced settings, and provide an appropriate response when such violence occurs.

Clinical Management of Rape Survivors: Developing Protocols for Use with Refugees and Internally Displaced Persons, 2004
The World Health Organization
The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees
This document covers technical information on the various aspects of care for displaced people who have been raped.

Gender-Based Violence: Emerging Issues in Programs Serving Displaced Populations, September, 2002
by Beth Vann
GBV Global Technical Support Project
This document was produced for the GBV Global Technical Support Project, by JSI Research and Training Institute on behalf of the Reproductive Health for Refugees Consortium.

Sexual and Gender-Based Violence against Refugees, Returnees and Internally Displaced Persons: Guidelines for Prevention and Response, May 2003
The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees
The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees produced this guide that offers practical advice on how to design strategies and carry out activities aimed at preventing and responding to sexual and gender-based violence. It also contains information on basic health, legal, security and human rights issues relevant to those strategies and activities.