Posted by in on November 25, 2014

Lancet 2014 – Prevention of violence against women and girls: what does the evidence say?

In this Series paper, we review evidence for interventions to reduce the prevalence and incidence of violence against women and girls. Our reviewed studies cover a broad range of intervention models, and many forms of violence—ie, intimate partner violence, non-partner sexual assault, female genital mutilation, and child marriage. Evidence is highly skewed towards that from studies from high-income countries, with these evaluations mainly focusing on responses to violence.

Read the paper here: The Lancet: Violence against women and girls

Year of Publication: 2014