Being a diverse and forward-thinking movement also means consistently seeking to understand and experiment with new ideas. The GBV Prevention Network, therefore, offers access to a wealth of compelling resources from both members and non-members. Here, you can keep up-to-date with thousands of the latest ideas and efforts being made to prevent VAW around the region. You can also share your own vision and practices, so others can learn from your experiences. We hope these materials will continue to expand our Network’s culture of learning!

Theme Violence against women

National Plan of Action to End Violence Against Women and Children in Tanzania

Violence against women and children is a daily reality for large number of women and children. In Tanzania its prevalence is high hence addressing it, is a central development goal in its own right and key to achieving other development outcomes for women, their families, communities and the nation.

The National Plan of Action to end Violence Against Women and Children intends to reinforce the government commitment to provide effective leadership for eliminating violence.

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Source: Ministry of Health, Community Development, Gender, Elderly and Children

Year of Publication: 2016

16 Days of Activism report, 2014

The 16 Days of Activism against Gender Violence is an annual global campaign to bring attention to the problem of violence against women. In 2014, the Network worked with 117 member organisations within 14 countries in the Horn, East and Southern Africa to provoke critical thinking and discussion on the silence surrounding violence against women through numerous activities. This report presents key highlights of the regional campaign and challenges us to take action to break the silence on violence against women.

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Source: GBV Prevention Network

Year of Publication: 2015

 

How to Build Your Own Domestic Violence Case Without A Lawyer

This is a guide for victims on how to collect evidence on domestic violence and prepare a case. It is an easy-to-understand tool to help women suffering abuse around the world to build strong cases against their perpetrators when legal counsel is not available or affordable.

Author: CHAYN

Year of Publication: 2015

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Guidelines for Producing Statistics on Violence against Women: Statistical Surveys

The Guidelines for Producing Statistics on Violence against Women: Statistical Surveys have been prepared to assist countries in assessing the scope, prevalence and incidence of violence against women. These Guidelines respond to the need to provide methodological advice regarding selection of topics, sources of data, relevant statistical classifications, outputs, wording of questions and all other issues relevant for national statistical offices to conduct statistical surveys on violence against women.

Author: United Nations: Department of Economic and Social Affairs

Year of Publication: 2014

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