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Awards Ceremony 2024 SVRI Research Grant: Meet the Winners

During the webinar, the SVRI will announce and introduce the winners of the SVRI Research Grant 2024. Join us on…

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Launch: Intersections between violence against children and violence against women: Global research priorities

Homes are supposed to be safe havens but, for many children and women homes are settings where they experience recurring…

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Data Equity Lightning Sessions

Join We All Count and the SVRI for one hour long Lightning Sessions on Data Equity. During each of these…

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Launch of the Africa Shared Research Agenda for Ending GBV

On 30 November 2023, the SVRI and UN Women launched the Africa Shared Research Agenda. The launch webinar shared more…

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Launch Webinar: The IPV ADAPT+ Framework – How to Adapt Intimate Partner Violence Prevention Programs

On 21 and 22 November 2023, the SVRI in partnership with Equality Insights Lab hosted webinar #1 and webinar #2, respectively, to…

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SVRI Forum 2024 Launch Series

SVRI Forum 2024 21 – 25 October 2024 Cape Town International Convention Centre, South Africa ABSTRACT SUBMISSION NOW OPEN! Visit…

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Researching and ‘Storying’ African Children and Young People

The African Institute for Children Studies (AICS) in collaboration with the SVRI hosted a webinar to explore the status of…

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The Importance of Using Validated Measurement Tools in Research – ISPCAN/SVRI

On 23 August 2023, ISPCAN in collaboration with the SVRI hosted a webinar to discuss the importance of using validated…

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Feminist Research on Violence Against Women in Humanitarian and Development Settings

The SVRI in collaboration with COFEM hosted a 90 minute webinar to launch the report – Feminist Research on VAW in Humanitarian and…

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Measuring Intimate Partner Violence: Innovative Ways to Select Outcome Measures for Impact Evaluations

The World Bank Group and the SVRI partnered in 2015 to launch the Development Marketplace to Address Gender Based Violence. During the 5-year…

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VACS webinar series: Data, action and the intersection between VAC and VAW

The SVRI in collaboration with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and Together for Girls is hosting a two-part 90 minute webinar series to build awareness…

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Awards Ceremony SVRI Research Grant 2023: Meet the winners

On 13 April 2023, the SVRI hosted a webinar to announce and celebrate the winners of the SVRI Research Grant 2023.…


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Preventing and responding to VAWG in LAC: Lessons learned across the globe. 5-7 December 2016, Panama

This event provided a unique space, bringing together several UN agencies, government officials, civil society organizations, global researchers and other…

Scaling up interventions that work to prevent violence against women in East & Southern Africa: Opportunities, challenges and way forward

Scaling up interventions that work to prevent violence against women in East & Southern Africa: Opportunities, challenges and way forward

This workshop by UNFPA in partnership with the SVRI gathered researchers, policy makers, members of the parliament and donors to identify promising and effective practices from…

Healthy Childhoods Can Prevent Violence

Healthy childhoods can prevent violence, 3 November 2014, Pretoria, South Africa

How is it that, despite of the enormous resources expended on the criminal justice system in South Africa, violence is…

SVRI Workshop: Building the evidence base in Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda

SVRI Workshop: Building the evidence base in Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda

This workshop was the first offering of technical assistance on building evidence for primary prevention of sexual and gender based…

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SVRI in Hawaii: XVIII ISPCAN International Congress 2010, 26 – 29 September 2010, Honolulu, Hawaii

The SVRI was present at the XVIII ISPCAN International Congress, “One World, One Family, Many Cultures” in Honolulu, Hawaii, 26 –…

Svri Oak Foundation Research Seminar Parenting, Gender Socialisation And The Prevention Of Child Abuse And Neglect In Low And Middle Income Countries

SVRI Oak Foundation research seminar: Parenting, gender socialisation and the prevention of child abuse and neglect in low- and middle-income countries, 23 September 2010, London, UK

The harmful effects of child abuse and neglect on child development are increasingly understood as important for prevention of child…

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Prostitution / sex work in South Africa: Developing a research agenda, 14 – 15 April 2010, Pretoria, South Africa

In South Africa prostitution / sex work is stigmatised and illegal, and prostitutes / sex workers are a particularly marginalised…

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SVRI & Partner Events at GFHR Forum 2009 Havana Cuba, 16-18 November 2009, Havana, Cuba

With funding from UNFPA funnelled through Ipas, the SVRI and Ipas participated in the annual conference of the Global Forum…

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Promoting and strengthening research skills/networks on sexual violence, New Delhi, India, 24-28 September 2007

This workshop aimed to strengthen research capacity among SVRI members to develop evidence based, locally relevant research agendas in the area…

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