Research Papers
Domestic Violence: A Literature Review
This literature review was prepared to accompany the HMIP thematic inspection of probation supervision of domestic violence perpetrators. Alongside the inspection report it aims to contribute to the development of effective probation and wider criminal justice practice in reducing domestic violence by enhancing knowledge, understanding and awareness of the experiences of victims/survivors, the behaviour of perpetrators, the extent of the harm done by domestic violence, and the effectiveness of i
Mary Barnish
01 Sep 2004
HM Inspectorate of Probation
Children’s Exposure to Domestic Violence in Australia
Children who live in homes characterised by violence between parents, or directed at one parent by another, have been called the ‘silent’, ‘forgotten’, ‘unintended’, ‘invisible’ and/or ‘secondary’ victims of domestic violence (Edleson 1999; Kovacs & Tomison 2003; Tomison 2000). Recently, however, children’s exposure to domestic violence, and the effects that this exposure can have, has been increasingly recognised (Humphreys 2008).
Kelly Richards
01 Jun 2011
Australian Institute of Criminology - Australian Government
Research Investigating the Domestic Violence Evidential Requirements for Legal Aid in Private Family Disputes
Domestic violence is a very sensitive topic and as such, every question asked about this subject was conducted with the utmost care and sensitivity. Appropriate safeguards were put in place according to departmental standards. Legal aid provider focus group participants gave their consent to attend via email when confirming their attendance, and consent was implied from survey respondents by their completion of the survey.
Farai Syposz
01 Jan 2017
Ministry of Justice London UK
Behind Closed Doors The Impact of Domestic Violence on Children
This report, developed jointly by UNICEF, The Body Shop International and the Secretariat for the United Nations Secretary-General's Study on Violence against Children, examines some of the underlying causes of domestic violence and the impact on children of being exposed to violence in the home.
United Nations Children''s Fund (UNICEF)
01 Jan 2010
The National Sexual and Reproductive Health Strategy and Plan of Action 2009 - 2015
The SRH Strategy and Plan of Action was developed by reviewing the approved SRH Policy and other relevant documents, holding discussions with all relevant stakeholders to determine the priority issues that should be addressed. This was compiled by the Regional Adviser for Reproductive Health and Training and Management of the UNFPA / Country Support Team from Harare and shared with stakeholders during a one – day working session where they were called upon to review and to provide their inputs w
Ministry of Health and Quality of Life Republic of Mauritius
01 Nov 2008
Ministry of Health and Quality of Life – Republic of Mauritius
Knowledge on Sexual and Reproductive Health among Young People in a Selected Community
A cross sectional descriptive study was conducted among 215 young people from January to May 2016. Respondent were selected form Bogra district mostly who were studying in Bogra Azizul Hoque College and age group 18-24 years and who were living that area. Semi structured questionnaire was employed as instrument for data collection.
SM Monwar Hossain, Yeasmin Ara,
30 Sep 2016
Journal of Gynecology and Women’s Health



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