This brief presents findings from a ground-breaking study, conducted as part of the What Works to Prevent Violence Against Women and Girls (VAWG) in Conflict and Humanitarian Crises programme funded by the UK government, that explores the intersections between VAWG and efforts to secure peace and stability in conflict and post-conflict contexts.

Latest Publications

Doing Nexus Differently: How can Humanitarian and Development Actors link or integrate humanitarian action, development, and peace?

  • Countries: Egypt, Jordan, Lebanon, Syrian Arab Republic, Yemen, West Bank and Gaza
  • Published: July 2018

Doing Nexus Differently - External Summary Paper

  • Countries: Egypt, Jordan, Lebanon, Syrian Arab Republic, Yemen, West Bank and Gaza
  • Published: July 2018

Intersections of violence against women and girls with state-building and peace-building: Lessons from Nepal, Sierra Leone and South Sudan

  • Countries: Nepal, Sierra Leone, Global, South Sudan
  • Co-authors: What Works, Global Women's Institute, CARE, IRC
  • Published: September 2018

Indashyikirwa - Reducing intimate partner violence infographic

  • Countries: Rwanda
  • Co-authors: DFID, Rwanda Women’s Network, Rwanda Men’s Resource Centre
  • Published: September 2018

Indashyikirwa - Ending gender based violence infographic

  • Countries: Rwanda
  • Co-authors: DFID, Rwanda Women’s Network, Rwanda Men’s Resource Centre
  • Published: September 2018

Working with couples to prevent IPV: Indashyikirwa in Rwanda - Practice brief

  • Countries: Rwanda
  • Co-authors: DFID, Rwanda Women’s Network, Rwanda Men’s Resource Centre
  • Published: August 2018

Indashyikirwa Women’s Safe spaces for IPV in Rwanda - Practice brief

  • Countries: Rwanda
  • Co-authors: DFID, Rwanda Women’s Network, Rwanda Men’s Resource Centre
  • Published: August 2018

Engaging opinion leaders in an IPV-prevention programme: Lessons from Indashyikirwa in Rwanda - Practice Brief

  • Countries: Rwanda
  • Co-authors: DFID, Rwanda Women’s Network, Rwanda Men’s Resource Centre
  • Published: August 2018

Community activism with couples engaged in an intimate partner violence prevention programme: Lessons from Indashyikirwa in Rwanda - Practice brief

  • Countries: Rwanda
  • Co-authors: DFID, Rwanda Women’s Network, Rwanda Men’s Resource Centre
  • Published: August 2018