Violence

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See also: Human rights / Injuries 

International Standards & Practice Guidelines (IS&Gs)

  1. Violence topics
  2. Violence and Injury Prevention
  3. The Violence Prevention Alliance (VPA)
  4. Violence against women topics
    Female genital mutilation
  5. Child maltreatment topics 

Missions Specific Best Practices Documents

(Demonstrate Compliance with International Standards & Guidelines)

I. FAITH-BASED ORGANIZATION (FBO) OPEN-ACCESS DOCUMENTS:
A. Christian Connections for International Health (CCIH)Resources See Especially:
Sexual & Gender-Based Violence

B. Christian Medical Association of India (CMAI) Publications
Christian Medical Journal of India (CMJI)—Numerous articles, some contain no references to IS&Gs but appear to demonstrate compliance:
Mission in Conflict

C. Contact Publication of the World Council of Churches (WCC) and former Christian Medical Commission (CMC).  Includes numerous articles demonstrating FBO work in the establishment as well as promotion of IS&Gs.
Health and Healing in Times of Violence: Restoring broken bodies, minds and relationships 

D. Crossnetwork Journal (Discontinued precursor to CJGH)
Relationship problems: How abuse in intimate relationships affects men, women, and their children–No references to IS&Gs but appears to demonstrate compliance.

II. SECULAR OPEN-ACCESS DOCUMENTS:
A. The Lancet Global Health Series See especially:
Elder abuse prevalence in community settings: a systematic review and meta-analysis 2017
Violence against women and girls 2014
Violent Conflict and Health 2010
Child Maltreatment 2008
Violence 2002

Updated: Feb 2017