Country Botswana
Year 2008
Type of Measure Research and statistical data > Other research and statistical data
Form of Violence Violence against women and girls

Brief Description


The Baseline Study on the nexus between gender-based violence and HIV/AIDS was conducted in 2008 by Peer Consultants. The Study Questions were as follows:

  • Has knowledge been built among stakeholders on the intersection of HIV/AIDS and VAW?

  • Has a multi-sectoral network been built to improve access to quality for women who are victims of violence?

  • Are women able to access and utilize quality services effectively and efficiently so as to contribute to the reduction of VAW and spread of HIV/AIDS?

Source of Information

Response of the Government of Botswana to the questionnaire on violence against women, November 2009