All posts by Annie Holmes

March 2016 meeting of the Know Violence in Childhood Global Learning Initiative

Violence in Childhood – special collection

Children experience violence in a complex range of ways. Increasingly, though, research provides evidence of effective strategies to prevent this violence. Reflecting both of these points, Psychology, Health and Medicine published a Special Issue in March 2017 – Know Violence in Childhood: A Global Learning Initiative.

Leading researchers and practitioners from…

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16 Days of Activism: GVHC 2016 lecture series

From 25 November to 10 December, we mark the 16 Days of Activism against Violence against Women campaign. As in previous years, the Gender Violence and Health Centre (GVHC) hosts a series of related presentations. The series begins on the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women (25 November) and runs until Human Rights Day (10 December). Admission is free and open to all. Read more

Latest STRIVE Digest: VAWG focus

Led from the SaME group, the STRIVE consortium addresses the structural factors that shape HIV risk, including violence against women and girls (VAWG). To keep up to date with STRIVE studies and analysis:

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Making a film to train nurses on partner violence

What can a home visitor do when she suspects that a woman is experiencing domestic violence? How can she initiate discussion about partner violence and provide supportive responses? And what kind of training best prepares people to make these judgement calls? Read more

Launch of The Lancet series – 21 November

Please join us – in person or online – for a half-day symposium at the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine chaired by Richard Horton, The Lancet’s Editor-in-Chief, to launch this important new series on Friday 21 November 2014, 14:00 to 16:30 GMT.

Drawing on…

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Seminar series for 16 Days of Activism against Gender Violence

The Gender Violence and Health Centre invites you to a seminar series at the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, as part of the worldwide 16 Days campaign: four widely different presentations on innovative research and synthesis underway.

Join us from 12:45 to 14:00 in Jerry Morris…

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