Strategies to End Gender Based Violence: The USAID approach
Author: Johnson F.C.
Source: Development, Volume 44, Number 3, September 2001 , pp. 125-128(4)
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
Abstract:F. Catherine Johnson affirms that gender-based violence undermines development efforts in such sectors as economic growth, HIV/AIDS, and child survival. Gender violence is an enormous cost to society. Johnson advocates for a comprehensive, multifaceted model to address the problem, including legal interventions, health approaches, public awareness and political will, illustrating this model with the interventions of USAID.Development (2001) 44, 125128. doi:10.1057/palgrave.development.1110279
Document Type: Research article
Publication date: 2001-09-01