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- Document2015The summer 2013 saw enormous public demonstrations in Istanbul which engraved an image of solidarity and change in the political history of Turkey. This sense of solidarity encompassed numerous, diverse groups from different political ideologies and identities, including prominent women and LGBT activists who have suffered from state oppression.DocumentInternational Rescue Committee, 2014EMAP is a one-year primary prevention intervention developed for humanitarian settings, created by the International Rescue Committee for. It provides staff in humanitarian settings with an evidence-based curriculum and field-tested approach for engaging men in transformative individual behaviour change, guided by the voices of women.Document
Living Peace Groups Implementation Manual and Final Project Report: GBV Prevention and Social Restoration in the DRC and Burundi - Promundo - ENWorld Bank, 2014This manual provides the resources and tools for organizations and practitioners in post-conflict settings based on work conducted in the Democratic Republic of Congo and Burundi to sustainably engage men in gender-based violence prevention through Living Peace groups.Document
Making human rights real: two Latin American experiences in the rights based approach to policymakingEvidence and Lessons from Latin America, 2015DocumentGovernance and Social Development Resource Centre, 2015This report is based on ten days of desk-based research and provides a short synthesis of the literature on the conflicts and violence in Kenya. Kenya is a large multi-ethnic country, with over 40 different ethnic groups and many overlapping conflicts.DocumentInstitute of Development Studies UK, 2011The Timor Leste secession conflict lasted for 25 years. Its last wave of violence in 1999, following the withdrawal of Indonesian troops, generated massive displacement and destruction with widespread consequences for the economic and social development of the country.DocumentInstitute of Development Studies UK, 2012The 1992–1998 Tajik armed conflict claimed at least 100,000 lives. About 18 per cent of the country’s population was displaced in the first few years of the war. The majority of displaced and refugees returned to their homes by 1995.DocumentBRIDGE, 2015This story of change pulls out the key findings and recommendations from EMERGE case study 7, which focuses on the work of Living Peace in DRC. This initiative provides support through group therapy for men (and their partners) to reduce sexual and gender based violence and promote equitable gender norms.DocumentUSA Agency for International Development, 2013This paper summarises evidence on youth education in crisis- and conflict-affected settings. The role of education and youth engagement in these contexts is discussed. A summary of the research available indicates that life skills training has resulted in increased self-awareness and empathy, as well as, decision making, goal setting, and communication skills for youth.Document
Victims’ rights in multicultural contexts: The case of Inés Fernández at the Inter-American court of human rightsEvidence and Lessons from Latin America, 2013What advances can we identify in international human rights regimes that incorporate alternative cultural understandings of reparations in their verdicts?