Organisations and sites

Organisations and sites

Some useful links to organizations distributing information and working with survivors of GBV.

World Health Organization – GBV

Virtual Knowledge Centre to End Violence against Women 
UN Women – United Nations Development Fund for Women in collaboration with experts in the field

UNHCR 
The United Nations Refugee Agency

ICRC 
Addressing sexual violence

Mental Health & Psychosocial Network MHPSS 
Sharing resources and building knowledge related to mental health and psychosocial support in emergency settings and in situations of adversity.

UNiTE to End Violence against Women 
United Nations Secretary-General´s Campaigne

WomenWatch 
United Nations Inter-Agency Network on Women and Gender Equality – IANWGE

UNFPA 
United Nations Population Fund- Gender – GBV

Global Protection Clusters – GBV
The Gender-Based Violence Area of Responsibility (GBV AoR) is the global level forum for coordinating prevention and response to GBV in humanitarian settings. The group brings together NGOs, UN agencies, academics and others under the shared objectives of ensuring more predictable, accountable and effective approaches to GBV prevention and response.

Network about Gender-based Violence
The Network is a platform for meeting of ideas, commitment and execution of objectives of varying organizations and institutions in the public and non-state sectors working on gender-based violence. It seeks to promote closer and strategic partnerships for joint programming, implementation and resource mobilization.

Women`s international league for Peace and freedom
The Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom (WILPF)’s mission is to achieve feminist peace for equality, justice and demilitarised security.

Network about preventing GBV in Africa
We are a vibrant network of activists and organizations working to prevent violence against women (VAW), united in our mission to uphold equality in our homes and communities. The Network is over 500 members strong, working in 18 different countries in the Horn, East and Southern Africa to build a just and violence-free world for women.

Women Peace Security
A NGO working group on Women, Peace and Security

About human trafficking and migrant smuggling UNODC

Center for Health and Gender Equity
The mission of CHANGE is to promote sexual and reproductive health and rights as a means to achieve gender equality and empowerment of all women and girls by shaping public discourse, elevating women’s voices, and influencing the United States Government.

International Rescue Committee – GBV Responders` network
We advocate for and protect the rights of women and girls while cultivating conditions in which women and girls can recover from violence and thrive.

Womenaid International Caucasus
Is the recognised local partner organisation of WomenAid International, a UK based humanitarian aid and development agency that actively campaigns for human rights and the well-being of vulnerable groups. 

Interagency Gender Working Group
A network comprising nongovernmental organizations, the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), cooperating agencies, and the Bureau for Global Health of USAID.

IRIN Humanitarian News and Analysis Service
UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs

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