Special section: Gender based violence

You can access all the resources on the issue of gender-based violence on this single page - news, documents, learning resources, discussions and experts.

News

30 Jun 2020
SKOPJE, North Macedonia — Life could have turned out very differently for Sibel Bajram. The young English-language teacher comes from North Macedonia’s Roma community, where child marriages – often informal, and overlooked by... Read more
18 Jun 2020
World Refugee Day, observed each year on June 20, celebrates the strength and courage of people who have been forced to flee their home country to escape conflict or persecution. The Day offers a chance to raise awareness of the plight of refugees... Read more
29 May 2020
We often hear or read in reports that women and children are, in the largest percentage, all over the world, victims of various forms of violence. Wouldn't it be important and useful to know precisely which women and children are more vulnerable... Read more

Learning

15 Jul 2020
SOS Hotline for Women and Children Victims of Violence Nikšić is organising the First National Webinar in the framework of the project "Improving the provision of services and raising awareness to combat trafficking in human beings in the... Read more
06 Apr 2020
This fascinating course is offered by Stanford University through Coursera, and through the story of six transgender children and their families gives a better understanding of gender identity and the gender spectrum. Because of the sensitive... Read more
26 Mar 2020
This webinar is being organized as part of the regional project "Building Relationships through Innovative Development of Gender-Based Violence Awareness in Europe - BRIDGE" which has the aim to strengthen the statutory response to gender-... Read more

Library

09 Jun 2020
The Gender-based Violence (GBV) Monitoring and Evaluation Toolkit draws on the insights and experiences of international and local organizations implementing GBV programming in Turkey cross-border operations, as well as best practice GBV resources... Read more
09 Jun 2020
Joining Forces (ChildFund, Plan International, Save the Children, SOS Children’s Villages, Terre des Hommes and World Vision) The COVID-19 pandemic is one of the greatest shocks to global stability since World War II. Before the pandemic,... Read more
01 Jun 2020
Available data and statistics show that children have been largely spared the direct health effects of COVID-19. But the indirect impacts – including enormous socioeconomic challenges – are potentially catastrophic for children. Weakened... Read more

Multimedia

18 Jun 2020
Since 2015, the Western Balkans Route has been one of the most used routes for refugees and migrants from Middle East and Northern African countries trying to reach safety in Europe. For the past five years, Save the Children, together with a... Read more
17 May 2020
In this video, a girl named Hannah who is also a refugee in Italy, explains how even though she’s separated from her friends, is finding ways to stay connected during pandemic. Read more
26 Oct 2017
The E-Magazine introduces the results of the EU-funded project LEAP: Life Skills, Leadership and Limitless Potential,  Participatory Methods for Working with Children and Young People Affected by Sexual Violence. Partners in the project... Read more

Gender based violence

[International] Three ChildHub Online Courses on Protecting Migrant and Refugee Children and their Families
Date of publication: 2020
World Refugee Day, observed each year on June 20, celebrates the strength and courage of people who have been forced to flee their home country to escape conflict or persecution.
Superheroes on the move who changed our lives [Video]
Date of publication: 2020
Publisher: Save the Children NWB
Since 2015, the Western Balkans Route has been one of the most used routes for refugees and migrants from Middle East and Northern African countries trying to reach safety in Europe.
GBV Monitoring and Evaluation Toolkit
Date of publication: 2020
Publisher: GBV AOR - Gender-based Violence Area of Responsibility, USAID - US Agency for International Development, Global Communities, UNFPA - United Nations Population Fund
The Gender-based Violence (GBV) Monitoring and Evaluation Toolkit draws on the insights and experiences of international and local organizations implementing GBV programming in Turkey cross-border operations, as well as best practice GBV resources
Ending Violence against Children and COVID-19 - Policy Brief
Date of publication: 2020
Publisher: Child Rights Now!
Joining Forces (ChildFund, Plan International, Save the Children, SOS Children’s Villages, Terre des Hommes and World Vision)
Migrant and displaced children in the age of COVID-19: How the pandemic is impacting them and what can we do to help
Date of publication: 2020
Publisher: IOM / MIGRATION POLICY PRACTICE
Available data and statistics show that children have been largely spared the direct health effects of COVID-19. But the indirect impacts – including enormous socioeconomic challenges – are potentially catastrophic for children.
[Romania] Gender-based Violence: the intersectional dimension
Date of publication: 2020
We often hear or read in reports that women and children are, in the largest percentage, all over the world, victims of various forms of violence.
[Romania] Why are We Afraid of Gender? Comments on a Convention
Date of publication: 2020
The Istanbul Convention on Preventing and Combating Violence against Women and Domestic Violence is the international treaty adopted by the Council of Europe in 2014 aimed at preventing and combating gender-based violence.
Hannah’s Home Diary [Video]
Date of publication: 2020
Publisher: UNICEF
In this video, a girl named Hannah who is also a refugee in Italy, explains how even though she’s separated from her friends, is finding ways to stay connected during pandemic.

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