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THE TRIAL OF RAPE: Understanding the criminal justice system response to sexual violence in Thailand and Viet Nam

Wednesday, December 6, 2017

This study, the first of its kind in the Asia-Pacific region, seeks to analyze how the varying criminal justice systems in Thailand and Viet Nam respond to reported cases of rape and sexual assault, and to identify the key institutional factors associated with the disposition of cases in these countries. In doing so, the study aims to understand where and how attrition of sexual violence cases occurs and identify strategic entry points for strengthening the administration of justice in this area. The research incorporated the mapping of the sexual violence legislation and legal processes in each country, a quantitative review of a minimum of 120 police and/or court case files ... More

New skills and knowledge provide hope to survivors of violence

Tuesday, July 19, 2016

Part of UN Women’s Stories of Change series, this publication tells the story of Zarmeena, a survivor of violence who sought help at a UN Women-funded Women’s Protection Centre. The support services, legal support and vocational training has helped her return to school and escape violence. More

Protection and support help violence survivors heal and move on

Tuesday, July 19, 2016

Part of UN Women’s Stories of Change series, this publication tells the story of Najiba and Lalbibi, two survivors of violence who sought help at a UN Women-funded Women’s Protection Centre, help that likely saved their lives. More

Ending violence against women and girls in Afghanistan

Tuesday, July 19, 2016

An overview of the level of violence that women and girls face in Afghanistan, including local context, statistics and recommendations for work that needs to take place to end such violence. More

Survivors Empowerment Journey

Monday, July 18, 2016

An introduction to UN Women’s Survivors Empowerment Journey programme, which takes a holistic approach to empowering women survivors of violence through survivor-centric protection services and economic empowerment, while also fostering an enabling environment for community-level prevention and legal reform. More

Like a bird with broken wings

Friday, December 6, 2013

The report specifically calls upon the Government of Afghanistan to acknowledge the commission of wartime atrocities, develop protection programs and support services for victims and witnesses of attacks against women, and foster an institutional culture in which women’s participation in the justice system, whether professionally or personally, is promoted and encouraged. More

Staying Alive: Evaluating Court Orders

Thursday, January 10, 2013

Though there is no uniformity in the practices being observed within Indian states to protect women from domestic violence, a number of them seem to be promising acts of change. More

Staying Alive 2011

Monday, February 13, 2012

This Report analyses the status of implementation of the Protection of Women from Domestic Violence Act in 2011. More

Articles on Women Safety

Wednesday, March 17, 2010

Women and Safety – this is the subject of 12 article developed by UN WOMEN in partnership with JAGORI and Women’s Feature Service (WFS). More

The Bare Minimum Standards of Care and Protection for the Victims/Survivors of Trafficking and Commercial Sexual Exploitation

Thursday, May 17, 2007

This resource was developed by SANLAAP along with UNIFEM (now UN Women), to be used as a tool to ensure better care and protection of survivors of trafficking and commercial sexual exploitation. More

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