Women, Girls, Boys and Men- Different needs, equal opportunities. IASC Gender Handbook in Humanitarian Action
01 Jan 2006
In the rush to provide humanitarian response when a disaster hits or a conflict erupts, the appeal to “pay attention to gender issues” often falls on deaf ears and may seem irrelevant. It is not. “Paying attention to gender issues” or putting on a ”...
Guidelines for Gender-based Violence Interventions in Humanitarian Settings- Focusing on Prevention of and Response to Sexual Violence in Emergencies
01 Jan 2005
The Inter-Agency Standing Committee has issued these Guidelines for Gender-based Violence Interventions in Humanitarian Emergencies: Focusing on Prevention and Response to Sexual Violence to meet the need for a coherent and participatory approach to...