Prevalence Data on Different Forms of Violence against Women:

Lifetime Physical and/or Sexual Intimate Partner Violence :Official National Statistics Not Available

Physical and/or Sexual Intimate Partner Violence in the last 12 months : Official National Statistics Not Available

Lifetime Non-Partner Sexual Violence : Official National Statistics Not Available

Child Marriage :5 % (1)

Female Genital Mutilation/Cutting :93 % (2)

Reports submitted by UN Human Rights Bodies:

Concluding observations of the Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW)

Report of the Working Group on the Universal Periodic Review (UPR)

Djibouti Search Data

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Guide de Vulgarisation, de Prévention et de Protection des Droits des Personnes Vulnérables et Victimes des Violences Sexuelles

Djibouti | 2011

Type of Measure : Prevention > Awareness-raising /Campaigns

Form of Violence : Sexual violence


Plan D'action Triennal

Djibouti | 2010 | 2012

Type of Measure : Policies > National action plan specific to violence against women

Form of Violence : Female Genital Mutilation/Cutting (FGM/C), Violence against women and girls


Atelier de Plaidoyer sur l’Engagement des États Major de Police, Gendarmerie et Armée sur les Questions du Genre

Djibouti | 2010

Type of Measure : Police > Protocols and guidelines, Work with public private sectors > Military

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


Politique Nationale Genre (2010-2021)

Djibouti | 2010 | 2021

Type of Measure : Policies > Inclusion of violence against women in other national plan/strategy

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


Séminaire Sur La Problématique Des Mutilations Génitales Féminines

Djibouti | 2010

Type of Measure : Work with public private sectors > Media

Form of Violence : Female Genital Mutilation/Cutting (FGM/C)


Atelier De Plaidoyer Au Niveau Institutionnel Sur L’engagement Des États Major De Police, Gendarmerie Et Armée Sur Les Questions Du Genre

Djibouti | 2010

Type of Measure : Institutional mechanisms

Form of Violence : Female Genital Mutilation/Cutting (FGM/C), Sexual violence, Violence against women and girls


Article 16 of the Constitution

Djibouti | 2010

Type of Measure : Violence against women > Constitutional provision

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


Loi N°55/An/09/6ème L Relative À La Violence Contre Les Femmes Notamment Les Mutilations Génitales Féminines

Djibouti | 2009

Type of Measure : Violence against women > Legislation

Form of Violence : Female Genital Mutilation/Cutting (FGM/C)


Guide Juridique Pour Répondre Aux Violences Fondées Sur Le Genre

Djibouti | 2009

Type of Measure : Violence against women > Regulations

Form of Violence : Sexual harassment, Sexual violence, Stalking, Violence against women and girls


Sondage Intitulé "Les Jeunes Djiboutiens Et Les Leaders Politiques Et Religieux Face Aux Mutilations Génitales Féminines"

Djibouti | 2009

Type of Measure : Research and statistical data > Dedicated violence against women survey

Form of Violence : Female Genital Mutilation/Cutting (FGM/C)


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(1) Percentage of women aged 20 to 24 years who were first married or in union before age 18. Source: UNICEF global databases 2016, based on DHS, MICS and other nationally representative surveys.


(2) Percentage of girls and women aged 15 to 49 years who have undergone FGM/C. Source: UNICEF global databases 2016, based on DHS, MICS and other nationally representative surveys.