Resources & Publications

Center Publications

 

The Silence I Carry: Disclosing gender-based violence in forced displacement Practitioners’ Toolkit for Mexico
Center for Human Rights, Gender & Migration; Red Regional De Espacios Seguros; and United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees | Revised 2020

After co-development with local policymakers and practitioners in 2019-2020, the Center for Human Rights, Gender and Migration team finalized this practice toolkit on approaching sexual and gender-based violence disclosure among migrants, refugees, and asylum-seekers coming through Mexico.

 

COVID-19 and Intimate Partner Violence – submission to the UN Special Rapporteur on Violence against Women
Center for Human Rights, Gender & Migration and St. Louis Area Violence Prevention Commission | June 2020

CHRGM teamed up with the St. Louis Area Violence Prevention Commission to answer a call for information from the UN Special Rapporteur on Violence Against Women, regarding COVID-19’s impacts on domestic violence against women.

 

 

Intimate Partner Violence and Asylum in the Americas: Canada, Chile, Mexico, Peru
Center for Human Rights, Gender & Migration; United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees; and Human Rights Center at UC Berkeley School of Law

This report addresses the under-examined intersection between intimate partner violence and refugee protection in the Americas region. Despite high rates of intimate partner violence (IPV) in the Americas, scant information exists about whether and how IPV survivors are able to secure international protection on the basis of these experiences.