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Intimate Partner Violence in Conflict and Post-Conflict Societies: Insights and Lessons from Northern Ireland

Intimate Partner Violence in Conflict and Post-Conflict Societies: Insights and Lessons from Northern Ireland Citation: Download the research report. Key points: An understanding of intimate partner (‘domestic’) violence that incorporates coercive and controlling behaviour related to threats of harassment and psychological abuse alongside physical violence, is crucial to addressing Intimate Partner Violence (IPV). IPV is […]

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Violent conflict, political settlement and intimate partner violence, Lessons from Northern Ireland

 Violent conflict, political settlement and intimate partner violence, Lessons from Northern Ireland Citation: Download the research report. Policy points: An understanding of inter-personal (‘domestic’) violence (IPV) that incorporates coercive and controlling behaviour related to threats of harassment and psychological abuse, alongside physical violence, is vital in both conflict and post-conflict situations. Given the investment in […]

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Moving Slowly to Regulate and Recognize: Human Rights Meets Intimate Partner Sexual Violence

Moving Slowly to Regulate and Recognize: Human Rights Meets Intimate Partner Sexual Violence McWilliams, M. and Ní Aoláin, F. (2016) Key points: • Structural and conceptual limitations of existing paradigms challenge public bodies’ address of rape by intimate partners. • International human rights law is slowly recognising intimate sexual violence as fully experienced and consequential human […]

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Women at the Peace Table: The Gender Dynamics of Peace Negotiations

Women at the Peace Table: The Gender Dynamics of Peace Negotiations Citation: Download the book chapter Policy points: For a meaningful and genuine transformation process to take place, women’s interests cannot be aspirational but must be central part of the constitutional and legislative guarantees. Abstract: Where violence and conflict have become the norm, negotiating an […]

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