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National Coalition Against Domestic Violence (NCADV)

The Mission of this American agency is to "organize for collective power by advancing transformative work, thinking and leadership of communities and individuals working to end the violence in women'...

Military Wives and Emotional Abuse: A Literature Review

by Valerie J. Packota It appears that military wives experience much the same types of emotional abuse as civilian wives. However, their options and the culture in which the abuse takes place differ...

the equality effect

The equality effect develops creative legal solutions to address the inequality of women and girls in Africa who are subject to some of the most appalling human rights abuses in the world today (the...

Male Batterer Programs

by David Currie There he goes again.  Another abusive incident, and another excuse!  His list of excuses and justifications for his abuse is as long as ever. He was angry.  His wife...

Mairin Iwanka Raya - Indigenous Women Stand against Violence

From the foreward for this UN report: Mairin Iwanka Raya — New Beginnings — for Indigenous women of the world to stand up against violence. In Mis-kito, we believe in the spirit of the Liwa Mairin,...

What's Love Got to Do With It! Examining Abuse in Lesbian Relationships

by Jacqui Williams and Kathleen O'Connell Much is known and understood about violence in heterosexual relationships. The campaign against 'wife assault' and domestic violence has enlightened many...

Jasmin Magazine - Women of Palestine

A product of the Springtide Resources Young Women's program, this magazine explores issues, activism and art in contemporary Palestinian society. Visit: http://en.calameo.com/read/...

Letters to Mari - Support for Female Victims of Trafficking

Four women's letters describe their situations as trafficked persons. "Mari", a service provider, responds with supportive information and links to community services. This initiative was a product...

Initiating Support for Female Victims of Trafficking in Toronto: Findings & Recommendations

The following report documents findings and recommendations on how public-sector and voluntary-sector agencies can contribute to and collaborate on support to victims of trafficking in persons. The...

In-Depth Study on All Forms of Violence Against Women

The study aims to: highlight the persistence and unacceptability of all forms of violence against women in all parts of the world; strengthen the political commitment and joint efforts of all...
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