Kata Issari is named Executive Director of Praxis International. Ms. Issari brings 35 years of expertise to the position, and is poised to lead Praxis International through her innovative vision. According to Ms. Issari: “Praxis is a powerful catalyst for social justice and I am incredibly honored to be selected as Executive Director. Eliminating gender-based […]
We are excited to welcome Class P to the ALC! Beginning this June, 15 advocacy programs and 40 advocates from around the country will embark on an 18-month advocacy journey.
April 2012, Diagnostic Center of the Office of Justice Programs (OJP) identified Blueprint for Safety – a system-wide response framework – as the best strategy for communities to use to address DV/IPV, and initiated work with the St. Paul (MN) Domestic Abuse Intervention Project and Praxis International to learn more about the model and implementation […]
The Rural Digest, Issue 5 Check out our latest edition of the Rural Digest featuring the best and promising practices, research, and training and assistance to support rural efforts to end violence against women. This issue features articles on: Rural life: expertise at “making do” regarding strategies for overcoming the transportation problem; Advocacy strategies: building the […]
To date we’ve had: Class A 16 programs, 44 participants Class B 18 programs, 47 participants Class C 17 programs, 46 participants Class D 20 programs, 48 participants Class E 17 programs, 46 participants Class F 18 programs, 50 participants Class G 17 programs, 44 participants Class H 18 programs, 47 participants Class I 17 […]
New policy addresses domestic violence
“The ultimate weakness of violence is that it is a descending spiral, begetting the very thing it seeks to destroy. Instead of diminishing evil, it multiplies it. Through violence you may murder the liar, but you cannot murder the lie, nor establish the truth. Through violence you murder the hater, but you do not murder […]
Supporting the Safety of Battered Mothers and Their Children Together: A Guide to Assessing Child Protection Practice in Domestic Violence-Related Cases