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Articles
26 A process that leads children to violence
Lois M. Collins - Deseret News, 24 July 2015. [25-07-2015]
When children expect hostility, they react aggressively — a truth that spans cultures and has implications for world peace, according to a new study from Duke University. “When a child infers that he or she is being threatened by someone else and makes an attribution that the other person is acting with hostile intent, then that child is likely to react with aggression.”
27 Family violence can affect children even before birth
The Guardian, 14 July 2015. [14-07-2015]
Experts tell inquiry tackling adverse effects of domestic violence on very young babies may be crucial for their later development pregnant woman holding bump. Women exposed to domestic violence while pregnant are “more likely to have preterm deliveries”, said Professor Louise Newman, director for women’s mental health at Melbourne’s Royal women’s hospital.
28 How to raise children who choose peace
Molly Alexander Darden - The Huffington Post, 17 February 2015. [18-02-2015]
When young people choose to join terrorists, we ask ourselves, “Why?” We surmise that they come from families and societies that offer them no opportunities. Or, that they choose the perceived glamor and power associated with bombing and killing, or it could be a factor much more subtle, involving how they feel about themselves and their position in society. But the media and parents can strongly influence how they respond to propaganda.
29 How can services protect children in violent homes?
Louise Tickle - The Guardian, 9 February 2015. [09-02-2015]
How best can children be protected in households where domestic abuse is rife? It seems a simple question, but it isn’t, and that’s because the fate of children is inextricably linked with that of the victim, usually their mother. How services view and interact with her matters as much, and sometimes more than, whether they specifically engage with at-risk children in the family, says Davina James-Hanman, director of Against Violence and Abuse.
30 1/3 of older children have suffered physical violence
Ben Glaze - Daily Mirror, 1 January 2015. [02-01-2015]
Nearly half a million older children have been assaulted in the past year as youngsters see being a victim of crime as part of growing up, a study has found. A third of 11-to-17-year-olds, equivalent to 445,000 kids, have suffered physical violence in the past 12 months - and accept attacks, robberies and even rapes as things that happen in childhood, researchers said.
31 In America, some children come to guns early
Debbie Siegelbaum - BBC News, 27 August 2014. [28-08-2014]
This week, a nine-year-old girl firing an Uzi submachine gun accidentally shot to death her weapons instructor. Not all Americans grow up shooting guns - but those who do often start young.
 
Studies
32 Intergenerational Impacts of Family Violence
D. Gartland, R. Giallo, H. Woolhouse, F. Mensah and S.J. Brow - Elsevier, 13 August 2019. [23-08-2019]
The primary objectives of this paper are to investigate the relationship between maternal exposure to violence and postpartum mental and physical health; and the extent to which exposure to violence and poor maternal mental and physical health are associated with future emotional-behavioral difficulties.
33 Impact of child maltreatment on neural face processing
Lisa J.M. van den Berga, Marieke S. Tollenaara, Laura H.C.G. Compier-de Block, Marian J. Bakermans-Kranenburg and Bernet M. Elzingaa - Psychoneuroendocrinology, April 2019. [07-04-2019]
Exposure to childhood maltreatment is associated with a cascade of negative consequences that impairs psychological, social and biological development, which can persist throughout the life span.
34 Journey to extremism in Africa
United Nations Development Programme, September 2017. [27-09-2017]
The steep rise in violent extremist activity in Africa among the youth represents a significant threat to global security and development overall. The question remains open as to how to most effectively respond to it, and this study provides some keys for it.
35 Family violence in Canada: A statistical profile
Canadian Centre for Justice Statistics, 21 January 2016. [25-01-2016]
This report profiles a general overview of family violence in Canada, intimate partner violence (including both spousal and dating violence partners), family violence against children, and family violence against seniors.
36 Violence against women in the EU - State of play
European Parliament, November 2015. [30-11-2015]
Update of the briefing on the occassion of the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women. It shows that although there are similarities between national policies to combat violence against women, the Member States have adopted different approaches to the problem.
37 A statistical analysis of violence against children
UNICEF, September 2014. [05-09-2014]
Interpersonal violence – in all its forms – has a grave effect on children: Violence undermines children’s future potential; damages their physical, psychological and emotional well-being; and in many cases, ends their lives. The report sheds light on the prevalence of different forms of violence against children, with global figures and data from 190 countries. Where relevant, data are disaggregated by age and sex, to provide insights into risk and protective factors.
 
Videos
38 #LockdownNotLockup
ABAAD – Resource Center for Gender Equality [04-07-2020]
A clever campaign to react to the 100% increase in violence against women at home during the lockdown in Lebanon.
39 Hide and count
Refuge [03-05-2019]
90% of domestic abuse in a family home, happens in the presence of children.
40 The wedding gift
BRAC [07-04-2019]
The world’s largest NGO celebrates 16 Days of Activism, and one of its targets is raising awareness about domestic violence.
41 End family fire
Ad Council [19-08-2018]
A commercial to prevent family fire — In the US, eight children are unintentionally killed or injured every day by a gun often one that is found loaded and unsecured in the home.
42 Make abuse visible
Assaulted Women’s Helpline, September 2017. [09-10-2017]
This Canadian non-profit shows what domestic abuse can be like by showing what would happen if it were more visible.
43 Music always unites us
Playing for change [30-08-2017]
This is the amazing story behind Playing for Change, the organization that has been encouraging a new generation of peacemakers through the power of music for more than 10 years.
44 There is life after abuse
NSPCC [21-09-2015]
The British National Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children presents this powerful spot that follows the real story of a little boy who recounts how he suffered physical abuse at the hands of his mother’s boyfriend and now dreams of space travel.
45 Protect children from guns
Moms Demand Action For Gun Sense In America [07-07-2015]
With this spot awarded in Cannes, Moms Demand Action asks the second-largest grocery chain in the US to prohibit the open carry of guns in its stores.
46 Violence is violence
The ManKind Initiative (UK) [03-06-2014]
40% of domestic violence is against men in the UK. Violence is violence, no matter who it’s aimed at.
 
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