Policy Briefs

The Global Women's Institute uses its interdisciplinary research and global partnerships to develop policy recommendations in areas that impact women and girls.



Education Policy Brief
School-Based Interventions to Prevent Violence Against Women and Girls
The objective of this brief is to provide a concise overview of select school-based interventions that aim to prevent VAWG or improve knowledge and attitudes that perpetuate VAWG.
Immigration Policy Brief
Protecting Women from Violence at Home and Abroad: The Role of the U.S. and Comprehensive Immigration Reform
In observance of the 2014 16 Days of Activism against Gender Violence campaign and as a kick-off to GWI's initiative on immigration, we released a policy brief on immigration reform as it relates to violence against women.