SPRINT Resource Note 3: The socio-ecological model: A framework for violence prevention

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SPRINT Resource Note 3: The socio-ecological model: A framework for violence prevention – Resources

Organisation/Publisher

Isandla Institute

Authors

Isandla Institute

Publication date

18 Oct 2022

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Inger Harber

Uploaded on

27 Oct 2022

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Description

The Safer Places: Resilient Institutions and Neighbourhoods Together (SPRINT) project aims to institutionalise area-based violence prevention interventions across government policies, programmes and practices. Resource Note 3 unpacks the root causes of crime and violence in South Africa. It utilises the socio-ecological model to explain the various risk and/or protective factors that occur at various levels of a person’s life that can increase or reduce their vulnerability to experiencing or perpetuating crime and/or violence.