SVRI Special Update: Technology in prevention and response to violence against women and violence against young people

SVRI World Bank Group Development Marketplace #16Days 2017 Blog Series

The use of technology such as online mobile applications, podcasts and online social media platforms have become part of the daily lives of millions of people around the world. Today, we are profiling guest posts on the use of technology in prevention and response to violence against women and violence against young people.

Using technology to improve women’s safety in Pakistan’s urban transit systems

Disrupting the intersection of technology and gender-based violence

Podcasts to prevent intimate partner violence: Leveraging social networks in Somali refugee camps in Ethiopia

Hackathons and mobile apps: Developing innovative responses to sexual violence in Kyrgyzstan

 

All Blogs published during #16Days are available online on SVRI Blog. The #16Days Blog series features guest blogs on the innovative projects supported through the Development Marketplace for Innovations to Prevent Gender-Based Violence. Share your thoughts with us!

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