The Gender-Based Violence Task Force of the Interagency Gender Working Group Presents
Addressing Gender-Based Violence Through Cash Transfer Programming
Monday, September 17, 2018
This event series brings attention to the intersection between economic empowerment interventions―specifically cash transfers―and gender-based violence (GBV) and reproductive health outcomes. This webinar was the first of a two-part series.
This part focused on sharing the latest evidence on cash transfers as an effective intervention for preventing GBV, specifically intimate partner violence, in developing countries. Other topics covered include how cash transfers can affect violence-related outcomes through casual pathways.
Panelists and their presentations included:
- Kathy Lindert of The World Bank Group
- “Designing & Delivering Cash Transfers: Overview” PowerPoint (2.6 MB)
- Lori Heise of Johns Hopkins University
- “Reducing Violence at Scale: A Mixed Methods Review of Cash Transfers and Intimate Partner Violence in Low- and Middle-Income Countries” PowerPoint (2.3 MB)
- “Reducing Violence at Scale: A Mixed Methods Review of Cash Transfers and Intimate Partner Violence in Low- and Middle-Income Countries” PDF Paper (550 KB)
- Audrey Pettifor of the Gillings School of Global Public Health
- “Cash Transfers Can Reduce Intimate Partner Violence Among Adolescent Girls” PowerPoint (1.8 MB)
A recording of the event can be found here.