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7 ways to tackle GBV in refugee settlements

August 27, 2012


As conflict continues to escalate in both the Sudan and the Democratic Republic of Congo, neighbouring countries are increasingly having to find new and improved strategies for dealing with the influx of refugees. In Uganda since 2008 the American Refugee Committee has been working with partners and refugee communities to specifically address the risk of […]

Understanding GBV in Grenada

August 16, 2012


It’s interesting to observe how, when your mind is fixed on a certain theme you seem to see it everywhere. I’m sure there’s some sociological or psychological term for it but I never paid that much attention in my social science classes until it got to the final year when I specialized in film and television studies. Anyway, that […]