United Nations Children's Fund, UNICEF

Webinar Presentation - Girls Deserve Better: Countering Violence Against Adolescents through Social Protection

Slide presentation of the webinar held on 11 April 2023.

The first webinar in the joint webinar and podcast series ''Social protection for prevention of and response to Gender-Based Violence (GBV)'' explored the risks of gender-based violence faced by young and adolescent girls, and the role of social protection. It included a discussion on various forms of gender-based violence affecting young people, including intimate partner violence, domestic violence, and child marriage as well as design considerations within social protection policies and programs. This includes tailoring approaches and services to their needs to both mitigate risk and curb Gender-Based Violence (GBV).