The Sexual Violence Research Initiative (SVRI) envisions a world free of violence against women (VAW) and other forms of violence stemming from gender inequality. We play a key role globally in the reduction of VAW through creating a network that supports and disseminates rigorous, policy relevant research that can empower policy makers and activists to take action to improve responses and prevent VAW.
SVRIs core values are to -
SVRIs values are the guiding principles and standards that direct the approach we take in all our endeavours. These include the activities that are undertaken, the content of work produced, the nature of interaction with peers, and any other component of engagement both internal to the organisation and in respect of SVRIs external positioning.