WAVE & UNFPA: Strengthening Health System Responses to Gender-based Violence in Eastern Europe and Central Asia – A Resource Package (2014)

The manual provides comprehensive information for healthcare professionals about recognizing gender based violence against women and taking steps to support women survivors of violence. The manual provides genderal information about gender based violence, focusing on intimate partner violence against women. The manual also provides information on the role of the healthcare system in responding to intimate partner violence and relaying steps to take in order to provide an effective response. Lastly, readers can find out about creating referral pathways that are integrated into the healthcare system, as well as ways to monitor and evaluate interventions. The manual also includes a training package based on individual modules that include handouts and power point presentations.

You can download the manual HERE (English language)