This online course is designed to assist local and state sexual violence preventionists, victim advocates, and their community partners in creating pre-disaster plans for their organizations and communities.It highlights four core components of a pre-disaster plan to help organizations recover quickly and continue to provide vital services in a disaster. (~1 hour)
This online course discusses the importance of planning for sexual violence prevention and response before a disaster, and highlights guiding strategies and key community partners in the pre-disaster planning process. (~1 hour)
Dr. Helen Liebling of Coventry University discusses her research exploring women and girl’s experiences of rape and bearing a child and the quality of justice and health responses in Goma, eastern Congo in this video. She offers specific policy and service recommendations for addressing this issue. (about 4 min.)
This course provides an introduction to the collection of data, analysis and dissemination of research and reporting findings to prevent and control injury. It promotes data collection practices in places where accurate information is not yet available. The course materials include a facilitator's guide and 7 modules.
In this podcast, Jonathan Gates of the Oregon Sexual Assault Task Force‘s Oregon Men Against Violence initiative talks with PreventConnect's Ashley Maier about his insights into engaging men on college campuses, drawing from his time coordinating a men against violence group at an Oregon university (15:21 minutes).
The goal of this training is to increase understanding of child development and child sexual abuse issues. Lucy Berliner provides information on child development specific to youth ages 3 - 12, discussing how a deeper understanding of developmental stages will aid in providing quality advocacy services.
The goal of this training is to increase understanding of child development and child sexual abuse issues. Lucy Berliner offers information on child development specific to youth ages 13-18, discussing how a deeper understanding of developmental stages will aid in providing quality advocacy services.
This Seminar Snapshot contains edited video highlights from a presentation at The Poynter Institute during "Covering Child Sex Abuse," a Specialized Reporting Institute workshop on July 9-10, 2012. Stephen Buckley, Poynter's dean of faculty, interviews Sara Ganim for this presentation.
This course provides information for journalists on understanding sexual violence, including explanations about the differences between prevention and risk reduction. It offers tools and guidelines for interviewing sexual violence survivors, using video, photography and other visuals in news media and avoiding predictable or potentially harmful coverage. Registration is required.
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