Topic: Gender-based Violence

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Nov 30, 2015

Women on the Run in Central America

Nov 30, 2015

Women on the Run in Central America A new report released by UNHCR calls attention to the growing plight of women in Central America and the forces that are causing them to flee from their home countries in ever increasing numbers.

Oct 21, 2015

Video: Winnie Gacheru on HIAS’ Work in Kenya

Oct 21, 2015

Video: Winnie Gacheru on HIAS’ Work in Kenya Winnie Gacheru, director of psychosocial programs at HIAS Kenya, describes working with some of the world's most vulnerable refugees in this short video.

Oct 2, 2015

Offering Help, and Hope, to Trauma Survivors in Kenya

Oct 2, 2015

Offering Help, and Hope, to Trauma Survivors in Kenya Winnie is the director of psychosocial programs at HIAS Kenya, where she works to help refugees deal with the psychological and emotional effects of the traumatic experiences they have faced and helps to restore dignity in their lives.

Dec 9, 2014

Protecting Refugee Survivors of Sexual and Gender-Based Violence

Dec 9, 2014

Protecting Refugee Survivors of Sexual and Gender-Based Violence Triple Jeopardy: Protecting At-Risk Refugee Survivors of Sexual and Gender-Based Violence, a new HIAS-authored report, addresses the barriers to protective services facing SGBV survivors.

Nov 20, 2014

HIAS Joins African Campaign Against Gender-Based Violence

Nov 20, 2014

HIAS Joins African Campaign Against Gender-Based Violence Every year since 1991, the 16 days between the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women (November 25) and International Human Rights Day (December 10) is marked by the 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence campaign, an international initiative created by the Center for Women’s Global Leadership (CWGL) at Rutgers University and now joined by thousands of organizations around the world.