Resources & Initiatives for Supporting Survivors of Domestic Violence During COVID-19 The University of Western Ontario’s  Centre for Research and Education on Violence against Women and Children .

The University of Western Ontario’s  Centre for Research and Education on Violence against Women and Children has made available a series of resources pertaining to COVID 19 and violence against women and children. Please visit their resource/initiative page to view all available resources.

Learning Network Backgrounder: COVID-19 & Gender-based Violence in Canada:  Key Issues and Recommendations
This backgrounder examines how COVID-19 may create pathways and barriers leading to gender-based violence and violence against women and children.  It highlights key recommendations for responding to these issues, with a specific focus on the Canadian context.

COVID-19 and Ending Violence Against Women and Girls
UN Women

COVID-19 and violence against women What the health sector/system can do
World Health Organization

Domestic Abuse: How to respond?
UN

Gender and COVID-19
World Health Organization

Pandemics and Violence Against Women and Children
Amber Peterman, Alina Potts, Megan O’Donnell, Kelly Thompson, Niyati Shah, Sabine Oertelt-Prigione, and Nicole van Gelder

Violence against women and girls data collection during COVID-19
UN Women