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By Lisa Aronson Fontes, PhD
When police arrive at homes after domestic violence incidents, they may not be able to tell at first glance who is the abuser and who is the victim. Abusers often tell false stories, sometimes even calling police themselves and telling the dispatcher t...
Fabbri, C., et al. (2020). Child Abuse and Neglect, online publication. The COVID-19 pandemic could increase violence against children at home. However, collecting empirical data on violence is challenging due to ethical, safety, and data quality concerns. This study estimated th...
The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) Nepal Country Office is inviting qualified non-governmental, not-for-profit organizations (incl. academic institutions) to submit proposals for the following three assignments:

Baseline and endline studies for the Gender-based Violence...
En réalisant sa première enquête nationale sur la Violence faite aux Enfants et aux Jeunes (VACS, de son acronyme en anglais), la Côte d’Ivoire vient de poser un acte historique en matière de protection de l’enfance. En plus d’être une violation grave des droits de l’enfant, la v...