Development Marketplace 2016: Formative research to inform the development of an intervention to prevent intimate partner violence among Syrian refugees in Izmir, Turkey

Project Summary:

The project aimed to Identify social, gender, and cultural norms under­lying IPV among Syrian refugees in Izmir, Turkey to inform a future IPV intervention and; to explore the feasibility and acceptability of various platforms for delivery of the intervention. 

Country: Turkey

Lead Agency: Women and Health Alliance International

Research Team: Women and Health Alliance (WAHA) International, Relief Society for Syrian Refugees in Izmir, Harvard Medical School, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine

Blogs:
Let their voices be heard: Qualitative research approaches among Syrian refugees in Greece

Journal Article:
Altered social trajectories and risks of violence among young Syrian women seeking refuge in Turkey: a qualitative study

Poster:
Formative research to inform the development of an intervention to prevent intimate partner violence among Syrian refugees in Izmir, Turkey