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Tips on including persons with disabilities in your COVID-19 GBV response - Humanity & Inclusion South Sudan

This ‘tips sheet’ provides an insight to Gender-based violence (GBV) practitioners, on the risks and barriers that persons with disabilities, in particular women and girls may face during response for COVID 19, and practical action for gender-based violence (GBV) practitioners to integrate attention to disability into GBV prevention, risk mitigation and response efforts during the COVID-19 pandemic. This note draws on the IASC Guidelines on Inclusion of Persons with Disabilities in Humanitarian Action, applying these to the COVID-19 pandemic, response and practical tips from experience of HI and collaborating partners in South Sudan.

Operation(s)/ Webspace(s): 
Organization(s): 
Handicap International / Humanity & Inclusion
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Original Publication Date: 
21 May 2020
Document type: 
Situation Report
Theme(s): 
COVID-19