Video on Responding to Disclosure of a Gender-Based Violence Incident

This document was originally published on Youtube by the Global Shelter Cluster.
Gender-Based Violence (GBV) incidents are often hidden, and supporting survivors is always complex and sensitive. This film is for humanitarian workers who may meet people disclosing GBV incidents during a humanitarian operation. Other than English, this video is available in Spanish (, French ( and Arabic ( as well.
The GBV Constant Companion is a portable tool that provides practical step-by-step advice on how to react to disclosure of GBV case. It includes a decision making flow chart, Do's and Dont's of Psychological First Aid, and a space to list available services in the given location. This tool can be printed, folded, and carried at all times. You can find this tool here:
This resource is part of a collection of similar guidelines titled "Gender-based violence and site/settlement planning".
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