2018 International Women's Day Blog Series: Violence against women prevention in rural areas - Challenges and lessons for the field

Written by Jenevieve Mannell

The theme for this year’s International Women’s Day is “Time is Now: Rural and urban activists transforming women’s lives.” The Sexual Violence Research Initiative (SVRI) funds a number of projects in rural areas in low and middle income countries through the SVRI WBG Development Marketplace Awards. We asked researchers from one of our rural projects in Peru to share some key lessons and challenges for the violence prevention field in rural and remote settings for International Women’s Day. Read more...