Adverse childhood experiences (ACEs) are potentially traumatic childhood events associated with negative health outcomes. Limited data on ACEs exists from low- and middle-income countries. No ACEs studies have been done in Honduras.
Prevalence of adverse childhood experiences and associated health risks and risk behaviors among young women and men in Honduras
This study assessed the prevalence of adverse childhood experiences in Honduras and associated health risks and risk behaviors among young adults. Data from the 2017 Honduras Violence Against Children and Youth Survey (VACS) was used with analyses restricted to participants ages 18−24 years.
Explore the results from a secondary analysis of VACS data by Together for Girls, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), and Global Affairs Canada.
Data on school-related gender-based violence in Honduras.
Explore data from the Honduras and El Salvador Violence Against Children and Youth Survey (VACS) reports launched in 2019.
An overview of the data found in Honduras' Violence Against Children and Youth Survey (VACS) report.
Social norms drive gender inequalities and violence, and even though access to education is a human right, learners across the globe are impacted by school-related gender-based violence.
Every child around the world deserves the opportunity to learn. Education is a basic human right and a necessary pathway to ending extreme poverty. We know that equitable, quality education has an immense power to transform the lives of individuals, communities, and nations.