SVRI Grant publication: Potential pathways to prevention - Understanding the intersections of violence against women and children in the family

Raising Voices (2017)

[Photo: Australian Human Rights Commission]

In 2015, the SVRI granted Raising Voices an award to conduct a study on understanding the connection between intimate partner violence and violence against children in families in Kampala, Uganda to inform primary prevention. The research team published a paper highlighting the ways that intimate partner violence and violence against children can become intertwined within families. In addition, Their findings exposes the patriarchal norms and values that often underlie both forms of violence. 

Full paper available here.