[Svrilist] SVRI Update 8 2 2018

Sexual Violence Research Initiative svri at mrc.ac.za
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8 FEBRUARY 2018


JOURNAL ARTICLES

The psychological consequences of violence against people with disabilities. Dembo R.S, Mitra M, McKee M. Disability and Health Journal. ePub, 2018<https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1936657418300074>: This study compares psychological consequences of violence among men and women with and without disabilities. (Source: SAMRC).

Conducting evaluation research with children exposed to violence: how technological innovations in methodologies and data collection may enhance the process. Wall M.A, Jenney A, Walsh M. Child Abuse Negl. ePub, 2018<https://www.safetylit.org/citations/index.php?fuseaction=citations.viewdetails&citationIds%5B%5D=citjournalarticle_572071_12>:  This study explores how technological innovations in methodologies and data collection can improve research experiences for children who have been exposed to intimate partner and family violence, as well as other forms of traumatic experiences. (Source: Safetylit).

"Girls have more challenges; they need to be locked up": a qualitative study of gender norms and the sexuality of young adolescents in Uganda. Ninsiima A.B, Leye E, Michielsen K, Kemigisha E, Nyakato V.N, Coene G. Int. J. Environ. Res. Public Health. ePub, 2018<https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/29364192>: This study explores the social construction of gender norms from early childhood, and how it influences adolescents' agency. (Source: NCBI).

Parenting for Lifelong Health: a pragmatic cluster randomised controlled trial of a non-commercialised parenting programme for adolescents and their families in South Africa. Cluver L.D, Meinck F, Steinert J.I, Shenderovich Y, Doubt J, Herrero Romero R, Lombard C.J, Redfern A, Ward C.L, Tsoanyane S, Nzima D, Sibanda N, Wittesaele C, De Stone S, Boyes M.E, Catanho R, Lachman J.M, Salah N, Nocuza M, Gardner F. BMJ Global Health. ePub, 2018<http://gh.bmj.com/content/3/1/e000539>: This article assesses the impact of 'Parenting for Lifelong Health: Sinovuyo Teen', a parenting programme for adolescents in low-income and middle-income countries, on abuse and parenting practices. (Source: BMJ Global Health).

Individual and institutional predictors of IPV/SV screening in college health centers. Sutherland M.A, Fantasia H.C, Hutchinson M.K, Katz J. J. Interpers. Violence. ePub, 2017<https://www.safetylit.org/citations/index.php?fuseaction=citations.viewdetails&citationIds%5B%5D=citjournalarticle_569991_25>: This article examines college women's experiences with intimate partner violence and sexual violence screening at college health centers and identifies individual and institutional characteristics associated with screening. (Source: Safetylit).

Drivers of intimate partner violence against women in three refugee camps. Wachter K, Horn R, Friis E, Falb K, Ward L, Apio C, Wanjiku S, Puffer E. Violence Against Women. ePub, 2017<https://www.safetylit.org/citations/index.php?fuseaction=citations.viewdetails&citationIds%5B%5D=citjournalarticle_571420_20>: This study examines the drivers of intimate partner violence against women in displacement to identify protective factors and patterns of risk. (Source: Safetylit).

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ONLINE RESOURCES

Website: WHO - Violence Info<http://apps.who.int/violence-info/>: The Violence Prevention Information System (Violence Info) collates published scientific information on the main types of interpersonal violence. This includes information on prevalence, consequences, risk factors, and prevention and response strategies. (Source: WUNRN).

Putting the prevention of violence against women into practice: How to change the story. Keel M, Tonrey J, Fulu E, McCook S, Holmes S, Hunt M, Warczak C. Our Watch. 2017<https://www.ourwatch.org.au/getmedia/a8d9dc3d-2291-48a6-82f8-68f1a955ce24/Putting-prevention-into-practice-AA-web.pdf.aspx>: This Handbook focuses on the essential actions that address the drivers of violence against women and promotes normalising gender equality in both public and personal relationships. (Source: ANROWS).

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RESEARCH OPPORTUNITIES & GRANTS

Call for applications<http://preventgbvafrica.org/call-for-applications-sister-to-sister/>: Sister to Sister - The GBV Prevention Network. Deadline: 16 February 2018.

[Reminder] Call for papers<http://www.thelancet.com/journals/lancet/article/PIIS0140-6736>: The Lancet journal - Women in science, medicine and global health. Deadline: 1 March 2018.

Call for applications<https://www.oneyoungworld.com/become-edd-young-leader>: One Young World - EDD 2018 Young Leaders Programme. Deadline: 2 March 2018.

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EVENTS


VACANCIES


  *   [Reminder] Webinar: Clinical assessment of children with problematic sexual behaviour - an overview, 13 February 2018<https://register.gotowebinar.com/register/772203897277217539>: This is a reminder to register<https://register.gotowebinar.com/register/772203897277217539> for this exciting webinar. It will address clinical assessment of children referred due to concerns about sexual behaviour.
  *   8th African Conference of Sexual and Reproductive Health, 12-16 February 2018, Johannesburg, South Africa<http://www.africasexuality.org/>: This conference offers an opportunity for academics, activists and development workers to rethink and renew their commitment to sexual and reproductive health, and to reconnect with partners for change.
  *   Webinar: Qualitative methods for evaluation: moving from afterthought to forethought - Development and introduction of a new international curriculum, 22 February 2018<https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_xLIxEdxoR2e0ICnLzAuZxQ>: Join MEASURE Evaluation for a one-hour webinar on a new short course on qualitative evaluation methods for professionals in developing countries. Register online<https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_xLIxEdxoR2e0ICnLzAuZxQ>.
  *   International Conference on Evidence in Global Disability and Health, 26-27 February 2018, Hyderabad, India<http://disabilitycentre.lshtm.ac.uk/2018-international-conference/>: This conference brings together researchers, activists and practitioners to discuss new research findings and debate academic and policy issues related to global disability and health.
  *   Webinar: How to build organizational capacity to support sexual and domestic violence prevention, 28 February 2018<http://campaign.r20.constantcontact.com/render?m=1114973702222&ca=6611746b-7980-437c-87e7-2bb5e51cd146>: In this webinar, presenters and participants will discuss ways in which organizations can change their internal and external strategies to better support primary prevention and serve communities.
  *   Online course: Global health and disability - Leaving no one behind - disability, health and wellbeing in global development, 28 February 2018<https://www.futurelearn.com/courses/global-disability/1#section-dates>: This course aims to raise awareness about the importance of health and well-being of people with disabilities in the context of the global development agenda: Leaving no one behind.
  *   Safety 2018: 13th World Conference on Injury Prevention and Safety Promotion, 5-7 November 2018, Bangkok, Thailand<http://www.worldsafety2018.org/>: This conference brings together over 1000 of the world's leading researchers, practitioners, policy-makers and activists to share information and experiences on preventing injury and promoting safety.


                                 NEWS

  *   The dark reality of Russia's domestic violence laws<http://www.bbc.co.uk/bbcthree/article/0dd0ab91-145a-4137-bf87-28d0498c8d56>, BBC News, 2 February 2018.



  *   'We're not adequately examining sexual crime suspects and it's stopping justice being done'<http://www.thejournal.ie/readme/suspects-sexual-crime-medically-examined-3826435-Feb2018/#comments>, The Journal News, 1 February 2018.



  *   Sexual harassment: At least 2 billion women<http://www.ipsnews.net/2018/02/sexual-harassment-least-2-billion-women/>, IPS News, 1 February 2018.






  *   Principal Social Development Specialist<https://www.awid.org/get-involved/principal-social-development-specialist?utm_source=JobEmail&utm_medium=newsletter&utm_campaign=Job>, Asian Development Bank, Manila, Philippines - Closing date: 12 February 2018.
  *   Synergía Internship, Synergía - Initiatives for Human Rights<https://www.awid.org/get-involved/synergia-internship?utm_source=JobEmail&utm_medium=newsletter&utm_campaign=Job>, Flexible - Closing date: 12 February 2018.
  *   Consultant to research the role of religious leaders in efforts to end child marriage<https://www.girlsnotbrides.org/about-girls-not-brides/jobs/>, Girls Not Brides, Flexible - Closing date: 15 February 2018.
  *   Program Manager - Humanitarian Operations<https://www.awid.org/get-involved/program-manager-humanitarian-operations?utm_source=JobEmail&utm_medium=newsletter&utm_campaign=Job>, CARE Canada, Ottawa, Canada - Closing date: 18 February 2018.
  *   Communications Officer<https://anrows.org.au/about/careers>, ANROWS, Sydney, Australia - Closing date: 18 February 2018.
  *   Programme Associate<https://www.awid.org/get-involved/programme-associate-0?utm_source=JobEmail&utm_medium=newsletter&utm_campaign=Job>, The Red Umbrella Fund, Amsterdam, Netherlands - Closing date: 19 February 2018.
  *   Gender Advisor and Trainer<https://www.awid.org/get-involved/gender-advisor-and-trainer?utm_source=JobEmail&utm_medium=newsletter&utm_campaign=Job>, CARE, Canberra or Melbourne, Australia - Closing date: 19 February 2018.
  *   Executive Coordinator - YCSRR<https://www.awid.org/get-involved/executive-coordinator-ycsrr?utm_source=JobEmail&utm_medium=newsletter&utm_campaign=Job>, The Youth Coalition for Sexual and Reproductive Rights, Ottawa, Canada - Closing date: 19 February 2018.
  *   External Consultant - VAW health response roster and course<https://tl-ex.vcdp.who.int/careersection/ex/jobdetail.ftl?job=1800222&tz=GMT%2B03%3A00>, WHO, Switzerland, Geneva - Closing date: 26 February 2018.
  *   Enabling Defenders Facilitator<https://www.awid.org/get-involved/enabling-defenders-facilitator?utm_source=JobEmail&utm_medium=newsletter&utm_campaign=Job>, Urgent Action Fund for Women's Human Rights, Manila, Philippines - Closing date: Open until filled.
  *   Senior WPE Manager<https://rescue.csod.com/ats/careersite/jobdetails.aspx?site=1&c=rescue&id=1076>, International Rescue Committee, Iraq - Closing date: Open until filled.
  *   Senior Child Protection Manager<https://rescue.csod.com/ats/careersite/JobDetails.aspx?site=1&id=1080>, International Rescue Committee, Iraq - Closing date: Open until filled.


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Sexual violence is a global issue that requires coordinated evidence-based responses
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