Assessment of Reproductive Health and Violence against Women among Displaced Syrians in Lebanon


Reese Masterson, Amelia, Jinan Usta, Jhumka Gupta, and Adrienne S. Ettinger. 2014. “Assessment of Reproductive Health and Violence against Women among Displaced Syrians in Lebanon.” BMC Women’s Health 14 (25): 1-8.

Authors: Amelia Reese Masterson, Jinan Usta, Jhumka Gupta, Adrienne S. Ettinger


The current conflict in Syria continues to displace thousands to neighboring countries, including Lebanon. Information is needed to provide adequate health and related services particularly to women in this displaced population.

Keywords: violence against women, stress, refugee, reproductive health, Syria

Topics: Armed Conflict, Displacement & Migration, Gender, Women, Gender-Based Violence, Health, Reproductive Health Regions: Asia, Middle East Countries: Lebanon, Syria

Year: 2014

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