04 April 2013

Thematic Focus: Violence against Women


"Domestic Violence Asylum Claims and Recent Developments in International Human Rights Law: A Progress Narrative?," International and Comparative Law Quarterly, vol. 60, no. 2 (April 2011) [free full-text thru. 2013]

Gender-based Violence among Displaced Women and Girls with Disabilities: Findings from Field Visits 2011–2012 (Women's Refugee Commission, Feb. 2013) [text via ReliefWeb]

Responding to Gender-based Violence in Emergencies (Australian Red Cross, March 2013) [text]

Unprotected and Unrecognized: The Ontological Insecurity of Migrants Who Are Denied Protection from Domestic Violence in their Home Countries and as Refugee Claimants in Canada, Working Paper, no. 96 (CERIS, Feb. 2013) [text]

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Gender-based Violence Area of Responsibility [access] [Facebook]
- One of the components of the Global Protection Cluster, the GBV AoR is "...the global level forum for coordinating prevention and response to GBV in humanitarian settings."

Tagged Publications and Web Sites/Tools.

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