North America

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Changing Practice: How Domestic Violence Advocates Use Internet and Wireless Communication Technologies

Posted Wed 2 Jun 2010 - 05:26 | 2,741 views
The research report describes how and why two Midwestern domestic violence organizations in the US use Internet and wireless communication technologies. Major findings of the study reveal a need for more awareness and technical assistance regarding safe and ethical Internet and wireless communication service delivery.

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Online Victimization: A Report on the Nation’s Youth

Posted Wed 2 Jun 2010 - 05:26 | 3,286 views
The national survey reveals that large numbers of young people are encountering sexual solicitations they did not want, sexual material they did not seek, and people who threatened and harassed them in a variety of ways. It also shows how families and young people are addressing matters of danger and protection on the Internet, and puts forward several recommendations on how to address this...

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Missing: Information About Women’s Lives

Posted Wed 2 Jun 2010 - 05:26 | 2,373 views
The paper highlights four key areas that affect women and girls where priorities have changed, funding has been cut, research findings distorted, important social differences masked, and critical committees and programs dismantled. <br />

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Using a Gender-Based Analysis in Developing a Canadian Access Strategy: Background Report

Posted Wed 2 Jun 2010 - 05:24 | 2,746 views
The report examines universal access issues in the Canadian context.