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Experiences of Refugee Women and Girls from the Democratic Republic of Congo

This backgrounder speaks to experiences of Congolese women and girls prior to resettlement and to provide tips for those supporting Congolese refugee women and girls in the US.

April 29, 2014 · PDF


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Domestic Violence Screening for Non-English Speaking Women

Article about culturally sensitive screening and risk assessment for women.

December 7, 2009 · Article


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The Islamic Response to Domestic Violence

A brief article about Islam and domestic violence.

December 7, 2009 · Article


Traditional Cambodian wedding ceremony

Cambodian Marriage

Information about marriage in Cambodian culture, including arranged marriage, gender roles, dowry and domestic violence issues

February 13, 2008 · Article