Healthcare practitioners play a significantly important role in prevention and response to violence against children. They are often the first or only point of reference for children who have experienced violence, detecting abuse and providing immediate and longer-term care and support to children and families.
In 2015, the Ministry of Health developed “the National Guidelines for Management of Violence Against Women and Children in the Health Sector”, which provides health care centers and referral hospitals with an overview of prevention and response in the health sector to violence against women and children.
This study explores the rarely studied prevalence and dynamics around disclosure, reporting, and help seeking behaviours of children who ever experienced physical and/or sexual violence.
This paper uses data on childhood violence for 10,042 individuals from Cambodia, Kenya, Swaziland, Tanzania.
An overview of the data found in Cambodia's Violence Against Children and Youth Survey (VACS) report.
This document outlines the government of Cambodia’s core commitments to prevent and respond to violence against children leading to the development of a National Action Plan on violence against children in Cambodia.
This study estimates the health and economic burden of violence against children in Cambodia, addressing a significant gap in the current evidence base.
Explore the data in Cambodia's Violence Against Children and Youth Survey (VACS) report.