Gender Based Violence in and Around schools in Conflict and humanitarian Contexts in Gender-Based Violence.

Author:

Kirk, J.

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Date:

2007

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Theme:

Gender and Humanitarian Crises

Language:

English

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Full Harvard Reference:

Kirk, J. (2007). Gender Based Violence in and Around schools in Conflict and humanitarian Contexts in Gender-Based Violence by Terry, G. & Hoare, J. Oxfam GB. pp. 121-132.

Including examples from Africa, Central America and Asia, this book chapter containing a collection of articles draws on theory and practice of gender-oriented development to reach a wide audience of development Practioners and policy makers, students and academics. The articles include focuses on GBV in multiple forms such as domestic and sexual abuse, FGM, femicide, and trafficking for prostitution, in multiple contexts including humanitarian settings as well as post-conflict situations. The book also includes articles which address anti-GBV interventions and initiatives.