All: What works to prevent sexual violence against children: Evidence review

Injury prevention bmj journal
VACS journal articles

Sampling design and methodology of the Violence Against Children and Youth Surveys

This study describes the surveys’ target population, sampling design, statistical considerations, data collection process, priority violence indicators, and data dissemination.

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Critical elements of interview training VACS
VACS journal articles

Critical elements of interviewer training for engaging children and adolescents in global violence research: Best practices and lessons learned from the Violence Against Children and Youth Survey (VACS)

This white paper seeks to fill a gap in the field by describing strategies for interviewer recruitment and training for population-based studies on violence with child research participants.

Nigeria a Pathfinding Country (A road map for Ending VAC )
National Action Plans

Nigeria: A Pathfinding country

This document sets out the pathway that Nigeria will take to achieve the goal of ending violence against children.

Strengthening Linkages A Companion Guide
Technical reports

Strengthening linkages between clinical and social/community services for children and adolescents who have experienced sexual violence: A companion guide

This document serves as a companion guide to the 2012 Clinical management of children and adolescents who have experienced sexual violence: Technical considerations for PEPFAR Programs, which provides step-by-step guidance on the appropriate clinical/forensic care for children and adolescents who have experienced sexual violence and exploitation.

Summary report Tfg meeting
TfG materials

Priorities for research, monitoring and evaluation: Building the new agenda for Violence Against Children (VAC)

Explore this summary report on the Together for Girls experts meeting with key partners working to combat violence against children (VAC) from the fields of human rights, HIV/AIDS, and violence against women (VAW).

Considerations for Developing  Comprehensive  National Actions to Prevent and Respond to Violence Against Children
Technical reports

Considerations for developing comprehensive national actions to prevent and respond to violence against children

This document builds on The Together for Girls Partnership: Linking Violence Against Children Surveys to coordinated and effective action, consolidating lessons learned from countries undertaking the national action planning process.

Jaids journal
VACS journal articles

Preventing sexual violence and HIV in children

This study explores the evidence linking violence against women and HIV, including on the cycle of violence and the links between violence against children and women.

Plos medicine journal
VACS journal articles

The long-term health consequences of child physical abuse, emotional abuse, and neglect: A systematic review and meta-analysis

The aim of this study in 2012 was to summarize the evidence relating to the possible relationship between child physical abuse, emotional abuse, and neglect, and subsequent mental and physical health outcomes.

Technical Action Framework December 2011
TfG materials

Technical action framework 2011

The purpose of the Technical action framework is to provide key stakeholders with an overview of the strategies that can be used to prevent and reduce sexual violence and its consequences to children, especially girls.