Mobilizing Communities To Prevent Domestic Violence: A Resource Guide for Organizations in East and Southern Africa

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The Resource Guide is organized into five phases of community mobilization with detailed guides for planning, implementing and monitoring each phase. By breaking a long-term project down into phases of community mobilization, organizations can engage their communities in manageable and systematic pieces. Each phase builds on the achievements of the previous phase and helps keep the implementing organization focused. Likewise, the five strategies help organizations diversify the activities being conducted to ensure that a cross section of the community is reached in significant numbers.

Organizations can use the Resource Guide as a foundation for their community intervention, as a rich library of activity suggestions, or as a reference to supplement their ideas and technical knowledge.

June 27, 2016
Year of publication
Resource types
Guidelines and Policies, Tools
community mobilization, community-based interventions, community-based organizations (CBOs), domestic violence, GBV prevention, GBV, gender-based violence (GBV)

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