Gender based violence

Construyamos Paz, eliminemos la violencia contra la Mujer

En Colombia, el Secretariado Nacional de Pastoral Social (SNPS) desde hace varias décadas ha venido generando reflexiones en torno a la necesidad de realizar transformaciones…

Integrating Protection: An Integrated Approach to Gender-Based Violence and Child Protection

This Islamic Relief publication (May 2017) ‘Integrating Protection: An Integrated Approach to Gender-Based Violence and Child Protection’ summarises key lessons from activities and experience in…

Islamic Perspective on Engaging Men & Boys to End Violence in the Family

Authored by Dr Ayesha S Chyaudhry and Dr Rumee Ahmed, ‘Islamic Perspective on Engaging Men & Boys to End Violence in the Family’ looks at the textual…

Living as a First Man Standing: Bible Studies

Seven Bible Studies exploring masculinity and relationships. This is a downloadable resource from Side by Side member organisation Restored, published February 2017. Violence against women is…

With One Voice: Churches against Violence in Fiji

A 43-minute documentary film made on behalf of the Fiji Council of Churches as part of its campaign in support of the 16 Days of Activism…

Improving the Choices and Opportunities for Adolescent Girls: A toolkit for Faith Leaders

This toolkit has been designed as a guide for religious leaders of both Christian and Islamic faiths in Nigeria as they address the challenges faced by…

Loving One Another: A biblical discussion toolkit on gender-based violence

A 2016 joint publication by the Global Partnerships Committee of the Scottish Episcopal Church and Christian Aid Scotland. The resource is for use in churches…

The Burden of Breadwinning: Transformative Masculinities in the Context of HIV, Violence against Women and Gender Inequality

A publication from Brot für die Welt, February 2016 For a long time, at least in the field of development cooperation, gender has been regarded…

Faith paths to overcome violence against women and girls in Brazil

Faith holds a central part in the lives of many women and men, shaping notions of gender and relationships. In the context of Brazil, faith…

CAFOD: Tackling gender based violence

Gender based violence and especially violence against women is one of the most widespread human rights abuses in the world. One in three women will…

‘Reveal’ resources on gender from Tearfund

Reveal is a collection of tools put together by Tearfund for people working directly with local communities or churches. Among them are information sheets, activities, Bible…

Hand in hand: Bible studies to transform our response to sexual violence

This book explores passages from the Bible to help us gain some insight into the impact of sexual violence on our communities and churches, and to suggest…

LIFTING OUR VOICES, BUILDING HOPE: Listening to survivors of sexual violence in Colombia

Fifty years of political conflict, fuelled by illegal drug trafficking, political corruption and an unequal distribution of wealth and access to development opportunities, have left an…

Voices Against Violence -A guide to CAFOD’s work on sexual and gender-based violence

CAFOD sees violence against women and girls as a violation of human rights. Our partner organisations respond internationally in a variety of ways: Providing support to survivors:…

A Mapping of Faith-based Responses to Violence against Women and Girls in the Asia-Pacific Region

Violence against women constitutes “any act of gender based violence that results in or is likely to result in physical, sexual or psychological harm or suffering…

Community Vision for Change

World Vision Solomon Islands (WVSI) is changing people’s beliefs and behaviour around gender-based violence in five marginalised urban Honiara communities, where most children live in…

CHANNELS OF HOPE-GENDER: Solomon Islands

Channels of Hope is one of World Vision’s most effective approaches to partnering with local churches and faith-based organizations to change deeply held cultural beliefs,…

Video on Gender Based Violence in Solomon Islands

World Vision has recorded this video on gender based violence in Solomon Islands. Click here to access the video.

Faith Leaders declaration on domestic abuse

Restored has created a faith leaders’ declaration on domestic abuse and a recommendation guide for faith leader on domestic abuse. Click here to access the…

Church Self Assessment Tool

Domestic Abuse is a specialist area that requires referral to professionals. However, as churches we can work to become a place of safety and support…

Gender Based Violence -Youtube Channel

Too often, violence against women (VAW) is seen as a women’s issue. We believe it’s a human issue. But where is the church, and where…

Ending Domestic Abuse -Church Pack

Here is our pack for enabling churches to address domestic abuse issues more effectively. Click here to access the webapge for more information and links. Here’s…

Gender Justice and the Anglican Communion

Gender justice was one of the prominent themes at the April 2016 meeting of the international Anglican Consultative Council in Lusaka, Zambia. This video filmed during…

Violência contra as mulheres: a fé como caminho possível para enfrentá-la

Violência contra as mulheres: a fé como caminho possível para enfrentá-la Ana Claudia Mielke e Sarah de Roure Em Português aqui: http://www.social.org.br/Relatorio2015.pdf, páginas 149 a…

Violence against Women: Faith as a possible way to face it in Brazil

Violence against Women: Faith as a possible way to face it in Brazil Authors: Ana Claudia Mielke (Journalist) and Sarah de Roure (Christian Aid Brazil…

Zimbabwe: The Gender Faith Network

Zimbabwe: The Gender Faith Network A presentation by Sheila Murimoga, Senior Programme Officer, Gender and Inequalities, Christian Aid, Zimbabwe, January 2015

Created in God`s Image- Gender Transformation toolkit for women and men in Churches.

Norwegian Church Aid with partners in South and Southern Africa. https://www.kirkensnodhjelp.no/en/how-we-work/gender-based-violence-and-reproductive-health/gender-transformation-toolkit/

Clapping with Both Hands: Promoting Gender Equality, 15 Studies of Good Practice

This 2012 publication brings together 15 case studies demonstrating gender good practice from programmes run by ACT Alliance members and their partners around the world. It…

Scoping study: Role of faith communities and FBOs in prevention and response to SGBV, DFiD 2-15

A scoping study on the role of faith communities and organisations in prevention and response to sexual and gender-based violence: Implications for policy and practice,…

Gender based violence Bible study

A Bible Study from World Mission Council  

World Mission Council Gender Based Violence report

The Church of Scotland has produced a number of reports concerning violence against women (VAW) since 2003, all of which are rooted theologically in the…

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