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Building Capacity for Disability Inclusion in Gender-based Violence (GBV) Programming in Humanitarian Settings

The estimated 7.6 million persons with disabilities living in forced displacement face tremendous risk of gender-based violence because they are “less able to protect themselves from harm, more dependent on others for survival, less powerful and less visible.” Despite this, persons with disabilities are often excluded from programs and services designed to prevent and respond to GBV in humanitarian settings.

Adolescent Girls Women Youth Disability Gender and Social Inclusion Sexual and Gender-Based Violence Reports