SVRI and World Bank Innovations to Prevent Gender-Based Violence: Building Evidence for Effective Solutions 2016

 

 

In 2016, the SVRI and World Bank Group partnered to create the SVRI and World Bank Group Development Marketplace which provides grants of up to US$1.2 million for innovations to prevent gender based violence in low and middle income countries. Grants are awarded to selected applicants for projects including research, interventions, or other activities related to gender-based violence prevention. View SVRI and World Bank Group Development Marketplace grant guidelines here

SVRI and WBG Development Marketplace 2016 winners are:

The effects of transfers and behavior change communication on intimate partner violence: Evidence from rural Bangladesh

Lead agency: International Food Policy Research Institute
Research Team: Shalini Roy, Melissa Hidrobo, Akhter Ahmed and John Hoddinott
 

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Preventing gender based partner violence among youth with a new school based course “Harmonious Couple Relationships”

Lead Agency: International Center for Women Rights Protection and Promotion “La Strada”
Research Team: Daniela Misail-Nichitin, Valentina Olaru and Diana Cheianu.

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Mental health and problem management support for men to reduce incidences of sexual and gender based violence in urban Kenya

Lead agency: World Vision Kenya
Research Team: Phiona Koyiet, Kevina Power, Mary Mugo, Catherine Omenda, William Marwanga, Margaret Njenga and Alison Schafer
 

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Designing a gender-transformative intervention to involve men and boys in the prevention of IPV against women and girls in rural Uganda

Lead Agency: Rakai Health Sciences Program, Uganda
Research Team: Jennifer A. Wagman, Fred K. Nalugoda, Paul Fleming, Gertrude Nakigozi and Neema Nakyanjo

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Double vulnerabilities of violence and HIV among women in Brazil: A latent class analysis

Lead Agency: The Regents of the University of California, San Diego
Research Team: Jamila K. Stockman, Kiyomi Tsuyuki, Regina Maria Barbosa and Daniela Knauth

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Trauma-informed, community-engaged violence prevention for FSWs in Thailand

Lead Agency: Johns Hopkins University, Bloomberg School of Public Health
Research Team: Michele Decker, Dusita Phuengsamran and Surang Janyam
 

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Masculinidades Y Prevención De La Violencia Sexual

Lead Agency: Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia (Cayetano Heredia Peruvian University) 
Research Team: Nancy Palomino and Miguel Angel Ramos Padilla
 

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Making sense of early marriage among Syrian refugee girls

Lead Agency: Queen's University at Kingston
Research Team: Susan Bartels, Colleen Davison, Nour Bakhache, Annie Bunting, and Saja Michael

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

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The first five projects were supported by funding funnelled through the SVRI.
 

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For more information about the SVRI Grant and the SVRI and WBG Development Marketplace Awards, please visit: http://www.svri.org/what-we-do/research-support/svri-grant