Author / Copyright Holder:
Social Development Direct (SDDirect) / Alice Kerr-Wilson, Lyndsay McLean Hilker, Shreya Mitra, Federica Busiello, Sarah Maguire and Mary Jennings
This module contains guidance on why and how to work with the police, military and other security sector actors to prevent and respond to violence against women and girls. It aims to:
summarize available knowledge globally on the role of and effective practices for engaging the police, military and other security actors in addressing gender-based violence;
support the implementation of initiatives that work with the police and military to improve their responses to violence, including by making available leading resources; and
promote ongoing learning and knowledge-sharing on how to work with the police and military to eliminate abuses against women and girls.