27 August 2018

The responsibility to prevent and respond to sexual and gender-based violence in disasters and crises

This report from the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies provides new evidence on why and how sexual and gender-based violence (SGBV) risks increase during humanitarian disasters and details how humanitarian actors can better prevent and respond to such escalation of SGBV and better meet the needs of affected women, girls, men and boys.