A malu i 'āiga, e malu fo'i i fafo: Protection for the family, protection for all : Samoan people's understanding of primary prevention of violence against women Ministry for Women - Wellington, New Zealand : Ministry for Women, 2015 - electronic document (32 pages); PDF file: 884.19 KB

Recommended reading

This report shares, from the perspective of Samoan people, what works to keep Samoan women and girls safe from violence. It provides an overview of what Samoan people perceive as important in understanding primary prevention of violence against Samoan women and girls.

The report includes an analysis of the protective and risk factors identified by Samoan people. It highlights primary prevention activities that are currently occurring in Samoan communities and discusses Samoan people’s ideas about what effective primary prevention looks like. The Ministry for Women is encouraging discussion on the findings to broaden cultural attitudes to violence prevention and ensure policy makers design effective ways to keep women free from violence. (From the website). Record #4891


CULTURE
FAMILY VIOLENCE
RECOMMENDED READING
ATTITUDES
PASIFIKA
PACIFIC PEOPLES
PRIMARY PREVENTION
PROTECTIVE FACTORS
RISK FACTORS
SAMOAN PEOPLE
VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN


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NEW ZEALAND
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