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This Policy Brief is a concise brief of evidence for action drawn from: The Right(s) Evidence: Sex Work, Violence and HIV in Asia - A Multi-Country Study and key studies and guidance including The Lancet Special Series on Sex work and HIV and the WHO Consolidated Guidance for Key Populations.   

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Cover of Lao National Survey on Women’s Health and Life Experiences 2014

This National Study on Women’s Health and Life Experiences 2014 report is the first to provide nationally representative data focused on domestic violence in Lao PDR.

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Cover of Why do some women experience more violence by husbands than others? (Viet Nam full report)

In 2010, the National Study on Domestic Violence against Women in Viet Nam was undertaken as part of the United Nations - Government of Viet Nam Joint Programme on Gender Equality as a joint endeavour between the General Statistics Office of Viet Nam. This report should be seen as a supplement, or ‘Part 2’, of the report “Keeping silent is dying” - Results from the National Study on Domestic Violence against Women in Viet Nam.

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Cover of Why do some women experience more violence by husbands than others? (Viet Nam summary)

In 2010, the National Study on Domestic Violence against Women in Viet Nam was undertaken as part of the United Nations - Government of Viet Nam Joint Programme on Gender Equality as a joint endeavour between the General Statistics Office. This summary report should be seen as a supplement, or ‘Part 2’, of the report “Keeping silent is dying” - Results from the National Study on Domestic Violence against Women in Viet Nam. This summary report reflects the main findings of the risk factor analysis in the full secondary analysis report, without presenting details of the statistical techniques nor detailed statistical findings.

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Cover of Federated States of Micronesia Family Health and Safety Study

The Federated States of Micronesia Family Health and Safety Study was the first research effort to gather comprehensive information around violence against women in the country.

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Cover of the Belau Family Health and Safety Study

The Belau Family Health and Safety Study aimed to obtain reliable data on the prevalence and types of violence against women in Palau.

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Cover of Nauru Family Health and Support Study

The Nauru Family Health and Support Study aimed to obtain reliable information on violence against women (VAW), its characteristics, and consequences in Nauru.

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Cover of The Cook Islands Family Health and Safety Study

The Family Health and Safety Study aimed to obtain reliable data on the prevalence and frequency of different types of violence against women in the Cook Islands.

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Cover of the Republic of the Marshall Islands National Study on Family Health and Safety

This Family Health and Safety Study (FHSS) was initiated through the Republic of the Marshall Islands (RMI) Ministry of Internal Affairs and conducted by Women United Together Marshall Islands (WUTMI). Though not the first study on family violence in the country, it is the most comprehensive.

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The Guideline provides critical information on the required core competencies of skilled birth attendants (SBAs) in the countries of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN). This includes the standards for their training programmes, as well as the relevant requirements for training institutions and for the assessment and accreditation of SBAs.

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