GBV Emergency Response and Preparedness

The Internal Rescue Committee’s GBV Emergency Response and Participant Handbook is a training curriculum resource on practical steps for planning by 1) establishes a common understanding of GBV, 2) builds on a foundation of understanding emergency context and how this impacts the needs of women and hires on the ground, 3) examines assessments in emergency content and how to ensure the intervention response to women and girls in emergencies, 4) introduces program models, and 5) and provides guidance on advocacy and handling media relations in emergencies, and 6) how to transition emergency interventions to more comprehensive GBV programs.

IRC (2011): GBV Emergency Response and Preparedness. Participants Handbook. New York: International Rescue Committee URL [Accessed: 02.01.2017]