Life Skills for Burundian Refugees, Volume 2, Topic 7: Domestic Violence
This 21-page document in Kirundi and English educates people about domestic violence. It identifies different types of abusive behavior (physical, sexual, emotional, and economic) between a current or former spouse or intimate partner, and examines the effects of violence and abuse on children. It discusses the cycle of violence, questions to ask, and signs of partner abuse. The document offers advice on ways to get help. The USCRI's complete Life Skills for Burundian Refugees resource is also available at www.refugees.org.
The English language resource was created or reviewed by a medical professional for quality and accuracy.
A qualified translation company performed an independent review by a second translator, and a client advocate.