Preventing Violence and Reducing Its Impact: How development agencies can help (2008)

This document makes the case that violence seriously hampers the development of low- and middle-income countries. It calls for increased attention to, and investment in, violence prevention by development agencies and identifies gaps in their current programming. It recommends a strengthened agenda to prevent violence and reduce its impact in low- and middle-income countries.

Publication Date

January 2008

Publication Name

World Health Organization


World Health Organization