Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice Reform Resources

Gender in the Criminal Justice System

  • The Impact of COVID-19 on Criminal Justice System Responses to Gender-based Violence Against Women: A Global Review of Emerging Evidence English NEW!

  • Handbook on gender-responsive police services for women and girls subject to violence English
  • Strengthening Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice Responses to Violence against Women English
  • RESPECT - Preventing violence against women: A framework for policymakers English
  • Handbook on Effective Police Responses to Violence against Women English, Spanish, French
  • Training Curriculum on Effective Police Responses to Violence against Women English, Spanish, French
  • Handbook on Effective Prosecution Responses to Violence against Women and Girls English,
  • Resource Book for Trainers on Effective Prosecution Responses to Violence against Women and Girls English , Ukrainian
  • Handbook for the Judiciary on Effective Criminal Justice Responses to Gender-based Violence against Women and Girls English, Spanish NEW!
  • Toolkit on Strengthening the Medico-Legal Response to Sexual Violence English
  • Gender-Related killing of Women and Girls Brochure English, French, Spanish, Arabic, Chinese, Russian
  • Essential services package for women and girls subject to violence:

Modules 1-5 : Arabic, English, French, Spanish, Russian, Chinese

Module 6 : Implementation Guide Arabic, English, French, Spanish

Module 7 :Costing Tool English NEW!

  • The Trial of Rape: Understanding the criminal justice system response to sexual violence in Thailand and Viet Nam English, Thai, Vietnamese
  • A Practitioner's Toolkit on Women's Access to Justice Programming English, Spanish
  • United Nations Rules for the Treatment of Women Prisoners and Non-custodial Measures for Women Offenders (The Bangkok Rules) with their Commentary English French Spanish
  • Handbook on Women and Imprisonment English 2nd edition, Arabic 2nd edition, Russian, Turkish, Spanish
  • Training curriculum on Women and Imprisonment Version 1.0, English, Albanian, Bosnian, Croatian, Macedonian, Montenegrin, Serbian
  • Information note for criminal justice practitioners on non-custodial measures for women offenders English
  • Afghanistan: Female Prisoners and their social reintegration English
  • Toolkit on Gender-Responsive Non-Custodial Measures English, Spanish, Thai NEW!
  • Training Tool on Legal Aid for Women in Criminal Justice Systems in Liberia, Senegal, and Sierra Leone English, French NEW!

ELearning

Module 1: Overview and Introduction to the Essential Services Package for Women and Girls Subject to Violence

Module 2: Essential Health Services for Women and Girls Subject to Violence

Module 3: Essential Justice and Policing Services for Women and Girls Subject to Violence

Module 4: Essential Social Services for Women and Girls Subject to Violence

Module 5: Essential Action for Governance and Coordination of Governance