Understanding the linkages between social safety nets and childhood violence: a review of the evidence from low- and middle-income countries

Understanding the linkages between social safety nets and childhood violence: a review of the evidence from low- and middle-income countries

A recently published a review article, Understanding the linkages between social safety nets and childhood violence: a review of the evidence from low- and middle-income countries in Health Policy Plan 2017 is based on a background paper prepared for Know Violence in Childhood by…

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Out of harms way: Tracking child abuse cases through the child protection system

Out of harms way: Tracking child abuse cases through the child protection system

The study aims to document how the child protection system processes reported cases of child abuse, and make recommendations about how child protection services could be strengthened, to reduce the risk of trauma to children and breaking the inter-generational cycle of violence. In particular the study generates recommendations for the…

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Improving efforts to prevent children’s exposure to violence: a handbook for defining programme theory and planning for evaluation in the new evidence-based culture

Improving efforts to prevent children’s exposure to violence: a handbook for defining programme theory and planning for evaluation in the new evidence-based culture

This handbook is intended to help implementing agencies (e.g. nongovernmental
organizations (NGOs), development/foreign aid agencies, community-based organizations,
not-for-profit agencies) make better use of existing research and plan for evaluation when
designing and implementing child violence prevention programmes, and also to convey
these intentions to potential funding…

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