Partnerships in practice: Reflections on the indashyikirwa research-programming partnership in Rwanda
Partnerships between organisations implementing programmes and the research teams evaluating them can sometimes be fraught with tensions and misunderstandings… However, when these partnerships work well, both the programme and the research can flourish and produce positive outcomes for all.
Violence against children (VAC) and violence against women (VAW) are global epidemics with prolonged impacts on the health, well-being, and safety of individuals and societies.These epidemics are closely interconnected and frequently co-occur, especially in families.
Late last year, a Bollywood movie sparked a debate across India on domestic violence. Secret Superstar, an Aamir Khan production released in October 2017, tells the story of a Muslim girl who helps her mother to escape her father, who regularly beats them both. In typical Bollywood style, she does so by becoming a famous singer…