For countries and Together for Girls partners interested in undertaking the Violence Against Children and Youth Surveys (VACS), this document outlines the implementation steps from research to programming. It also provides information on key criteria for implementing a Violence Against Children and Youth Survey (VACS).
Linking Violence Against Children and Youth Surveys to Coordinated and Effective Action: CDC and the Together for Girls Partnership is intended to serve as a guide for countries and Together for Girls partners interested in undertaking VACS and supporting data-informed actions to address the burden and consequences of violence against children and youth.
An overview of the data from Botswana's Violence Against Children and Youth Survey (VACS) report.
Learn more about the Violence Against Children and Youth Surveys (VACS), including background on the process for implementation, details about the type of data found in the surveys, and information on where the surveys have been conducted so far.
Find details about recent changes to the VACS questionnaire, including the review process, updated measures, and new modules for Latin American countries.
This study describes the surveys’ target population, sampling design, statistical considerations, data collection process, priority violence indicators, and data dissemination.