mPreventViolence: Communications Technology and Violence Prevention
View highlights from the workshop on YouTube. (5 min)
Workshop Description: The workshop was organized to examine 1) the use of traditional and new media to communicate evidence-based information for violence prevention and 2) new applications of social media and new communications technologies to prevent violence. It also highlighted evidence-based best practices from other arenas of global health where use of such tools show potential for success. The workshop included presentations and panel discussions from a wide variety of experts, drawn from the public and private sectors as well as from academic organizations to allow for multi-lateral, evidence-based discussions.