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New knowledge on children and young people: a synthesis of evidence
R. Marcus; E. Page; J. Stephenson; D. Walker / Overseas Development Institute 2015
This report synthesises insights on children and young people (CYP) from research funded by the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) and the UK Department for International Development (DFID) Joint Fund for Poverty Alleviation ...
Strengthening linkages between clinical and social services for children and adolescents who have experienced sexual violence: a companion guide
US Agency for International Development 2016
This guidebook intends to provide a basic framework, examples, resources, and contact information for health providers and managers who coordinate service provision for child victims of sexual violence and who ultimately work to ensur...
Establishment and operation of industrial accident prevention system
Korea Development Institute 2013
This report presents Korea’s experience and knowledge on the establishment and implementation of occupational safety and health (OSH) laws and regulations, as well as industrial accident prevention activities. Many injuries and ...
'One hand can't clap by itself': Engagement of boys and men in KMG's intervention to eliminate FGM-C in Kembatta zone, Ethiopia, EMERGE Story of Change 3
This story of change pulls out the key findings and messages from EMERGE case study 3, which focuses on the work of Kembatti Mentti Gezzimma (KMG) in Kembatta Zone, Ethiopia. KMG works with men, boys, women and girls as part of its ef...
Transport for health : the global burden of disease from motorized road transport
K Bhalla / World Bank 2014
This report summarizes the findings of a long and meticulous journey of data gathering and analysis to quantify the health losses from road deaths and injuries worldwide, as part of the path-finding Global Burden of Disease (GBD) stud...
Effectiveness of an integrated intimate partner violence and HIV prevention intervention in Rakai, Uganda: analysis of an intervention in an existing cluster randomised cohort
The Lancet 2015
Intimate partner violence (IPV) is associated with HIV infection. This article aimed to assess whether provision of a combination of IPV prevention and HIV services would reduce IPV and HIV incidence in individuals enrolled in the Rak...
No small sacrifice: child sacrifice in Uganda, in a global context of cultural violence
KidsRights Foundation 2014
Every week, children in Uganda disappear when parents aren’t watching. Later, children are found dead or alive, with blood or body parts missing. In many of these cases, parts were removed by witch doctors when the children were...
Intimate partner violence and family planning: opportunities for action
K. Gilles / Population Reference Bureau 2015
Intimate partner violence (IPV) - physical and/or sexual violence by a current or former partner - is an issue that women in all regions and all countries experience. Globally, approximately one in three women who have ever been in a ...
Homicide Monitor
Igarape Institute 2015
The Homicide Monitor is a data-driven data visualisation tool designed to show the distribution, dimensions and dynamics of homicidal violence in an interactive and accessible manner. Since homicidal violence is concentrated in Latin ...
Inception report: analytical study on alcohol and violence against women in India
Knowledge Partnership Programme 2014
Alcohol consumption plays an important role in the perpetration of violence against women, particularly violence among intimate partners. Evidence to explore the linkage between alcohol consumption and violence against women in public...
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A scientific diagram of the circulatory system, painted on a wall in Dubangat Momicha government-run secondary school, in Ethiopia. The mural indicates the main arteries and veins of the heart.

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