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Advocating for Adolescent Reproductive Health in Sub-Saharan Africa

Advocates for Youth, available at: advocatesforyouth.org

Family Planning Advocacy Resources

Advance Family Planning Content, available at: advancefamilyplanning.org

The Feminist Organisational Development Tool (English)

AWDF, available at: awdf.org

The Feminist Organisational Development Tool (French)

AWDF, available at: awdf.org

Violence Against Women and Girls Evidence digest

UK Department For International Development (DFID), available at: gov.uk

Advocacy Toolkit: Girls not Brides

Girls Not Brides, available at: girlsnotbrides.org

What Works to Prevent Violence against Women and Girls

Girls Not Brides, available at: gov.uk

Clinical care for survivors of gender-based violence multimedia tool includes a facilitator’s guide, DVD, resource materials, case studies, participatory group exercises and a complementary toolkit on psychosocial support. It is available for free in English, French and Arabic at: IAWG.net

Fundraising resources

Global Fund for Women, available at: globalfundforwomen.org

Women’s Fundraising Handbook

Global Fund for Women, available at: globalfundforwomen.org

The effect of conditional transfers on intimate partner violence: evidence from Northern Ecuador

Hidrobo, M, Peterman, A and Heise, L, 2016.  

3ie Impact Evaluation Report 33. New Delhi: International Initiative for Impact Evaluation (3ie), available at: 3ieimpact.org

Capacity Building for Advocacy 2011 

INTRAC, available at: intrac.org

Making Change Happen: A Review of Progressive Abortion Policy Change in Africa

Ipas, available at: ipas.org

A Guidance Document for the Implementation of Young People’s Sexual Rights

IPPF, available at: ippf.org

How to talk about abortion: A guide to rights-based messaging

Video and PDF guide of tips to consider when developing materials relating to abortion, including how to use rights-based messages and avoid stigmatising language and images.

IPPF, available in English and French at: ippf.org

Sustainable Development Goals and Human Rights: an Introduction for SRHR Advocates (document)

IPPF, available at: countdown2030europe.org

Policy and Advocacy toolkits

K4Health, available at: k4health.org

The ‘My Body Back’ Project: a maternity clinic specifically for rape survivors at St Bart’s Hospital London


The Organizational Effectiveness Knowledge Center

A platform for the Packard Foundation’s Organisational Effectiveness team to share their perspective and resources.

Packard Foundation, available at oe.packard.org

Security advice for NGOs functioning in difficult environments 

ReliefWeb, available at: reliefweb.int

Know Your Policy

Restless Development, available at: restlessdevelopment.org

Facts and Figures: Ending Violence against Women

UN Women, available at: unwomen.org

What Works to Prevent Violence resources

What Works to Prevent Violence, available at: whatworks.co.za

Tools and guidance to assess and mitigate Gender Based Violence among Urban Refugees

Women’s Refugee Commission, available at: womensrefugeecommission.org​​