A step-by-step guide to strengthening sexual violence services in public health facilities: Lessons and tools from sexual violence services in Africa

Jill Keesbury and Jill Thompson

Based on experiences drawn from Africa in low-resource settings, this step-by-step guide provides tips, practical resources and tools to establish and strengthen sexual-violence services within existing public health facilities. The guide describes methods for involving public health facilities and for engaging local communities on issues related to sexual violence. It is designed to be used by service providers, governments and NGOs.

June 27, 2016
Year of publication
Resource types
Guidelines and Policies, Tools
low-resource settings, sexual violence, GBV services, gender-based violence (GBV), public health facilities, public health, communities, sexual violence services, Health Systems Strengthening

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