Preventing intimate partner and sexual violence against women: taking action and generating evidence (2010)

This guide outlines the nature, magnitude, risks and consequences of intimate partner and sexual violence. It outlines strategies to prevent these forms of violence against women and presents a sex-step framework for planning, implementing and evaluating prevention policies and programs. It also emphasizes the importance of integrating scientific evaluation into all prevention activities in order to expand current knowledge of what works to prevent intimate partner and sexual violence.