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 :51 % (1)

Female Genital Mutilation/Cutting :97 % (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)

Gender Equality Indexes:

Global Gender Gap Index Rank :122 (3)

Guinea Search Data

1 - 10 of 17 Results

L’Observatoire National sur les Violences Basées sur le Genre

Guinea | 2011

Type of Measure : Institutional mechanisms

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


Article 19 of the Constitution

Guinea | 2010

Type of Measure : Violence against women > Constitutional provision

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


Article 6 of the Constitution

Guinea | 2010

Type of Measure : Violence against women > Constitutional provision

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


Office de Protection du Genre de L’Enfant et des Moeurs (OPREGEM)

Guinea | 2009

Type of Measure : Institutional mechanisms

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


Plan D'action National Pour La Mise En Oeuvre Des Résolutions 1325 Et 1820 Du Conseil De Sécurité Des Nations Unies

Guinea | 2009 | 2013

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

Form of Violence : Sexual violence


Formation des Enseignants sur les Violences Faites aux Filles à l’Ecole

Guinea | 2008

Type of Measure : Education > Formal education

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


Article 329(3) of the Penal Code Regarding Trafficking

Guinea | 2002

Type of Measure : Violence against women > Legislation

Form of Violence : Trafficking


Act No. L/010/2000/AN of 10 July 2000 (Female Genital Mutilation)

Guinea | 2000

Type of Measure : Violence against women > Legislation

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


Code Penal (FGM)

Guinea | 1998

Type of Measure : Violence against women > Legislation

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


The National Strategy on Gender-Based Violence

Guinea

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

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


1 - 10 of 17 Results

(1) Percentage of women aged 20 to 24 years who were first married or in union before age 18. Source: UNICEF global databases, 2018, based on Demographic and Health Surveys (DHS), Multiple Indicator Cluster Surveys (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 2017, based on Demographic and Health Surveys (DHS), Multiple Indicator Cluster Surveys (MICS) and other nationally representative surveys.


(3) The Global Gender Gap Index benchmarks national gender gaps on economic, political, education and health criteria. Source: World Economic Forum, the Global Gender Gap Report 2016.