Violence Prevention

Some articles on violence prevention, violence, prevention:

Rain On Me - Funds - The Family Violence Prevention Fund
... For more than two decades, the Family Violence Prevention Fund (FVPF) has worked to end violence against women and children around the world, because ... Instrumental in developing the landmark Violence Against Women Act passed by Congress in 1994, the FVPF has continued to break new ground by reaching new audiences including men ...
Center Against Domestic Violence - School Based Date Violence Prevention
... In 1998, the Center became the first and largest provider of date violence prevention services in New York City ... They reach more than 25,000 students and 5,000 school staff each year through extensive teen dating violence prevention workshops, training and support for school personnel and ... The Relationship Abuse Prevention Program (RAPP) places Center Against Domestic Violence social workers in New York City public high schools and intermediate ...
Mandel School Of Applied Social Sciences - Research Centers
... The Begun Center is a comprehensive, multi-disciplinary collaboration focused on violence prevention research, development of community-based violence ... planning and management indicators, which improve community-based violence intervention and prevention initiatives ...
Jackson Katz
... Katz (born May 7, 1960) is an anti-sexist activist and expert on violence, media and masculinities ... An author, filmmaker, educator and social theorist, Katz has worked in gender violence prevention work with diverse groups of men and boys in sports ... Katz is the creator and co-founder of the Mentors in Violence Prevention (MVP) program, which advocates the ‘bystander approach’ to sexual and domestic ...
Jackson Katz - Key Ideas - The Bystander Approach
... and theorists of the bystander approach to gender violence and bullying prevention ... on women as victims and men as perpetrators of harassment, abuse or violence, the bystander approach concentrates on the role of peers in schools, groups, teams, workplaces and other social units ... While sexual violence prevention programs have typically focused on the victim (discouraging women from walking alone at night, for example) or the perpetrator (reiterating the ...

Famous quotes containing the words prevention and/or violence:

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