Sexual and reproductive health

Clinical management of rape survivors:

Developing protocols for use with refugees and internally displaced persons

World Health Organization, Department of Reproductive Health and Research - UNFPA and UNHCR

Front cover

Publication details

Number of pages: 76
Publication date: 2004, revised edition
Languages: Arabic, English, French, Turkish
ISBN: 92 4 159263 X


This guide includes detailed guidance on the clinical management of women, men and children who have been raped. It is intended for use by qualified health-care providers in developing protocols for the management of rape survivors in emergencies, taking into account available resources, materials, and drugs, and national policies and procedures. It can also be used in planning health-care services and training health-care providers.

E-learning programme

The course is a self-instructional, interactive e-learning programme based on the above document.