Sexual Violence in Disasters Online Special Collection

This collection includes online resources related to gender-based violence in disasters, disaster preparedness, disaster recovery, and forensic nursing in disasters.

Disaster Preparedness Resources

The risk of violence, including sexual violence, increases during and after a disaster.

Disasters, Violence, Gender, and Oppression

By planning for disasters, advocates, preventionists, disaster managers, and their community partners can help prevent sexual violence and ensure that supportive services are available during and after a disaster.

Disaster Response & Recovery

The resources in this section offer support for people who have been affected by disaster, and recommendations about how professionals and communities can help.