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 :76 % (1)

Female Genital Mutilation/Cutting :2 % (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:

Gender Inequality Index Rank :157 (3)

Niger Search Data

1 - 10 of 19 Results

Campagne Des 16 Jours D'activisme Pour Lutter Contre Les Violences Faites Aux Femmes

Niger | 2010

Type of Measure : Prevention > Awareness-raising /Campaigns

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


Division Genre De La Direction De La Promotion De La Femme Et Du Genre

Niger | 2010

Type of Measure : Institutional mechanisms

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


Article 14 of the Constitution

Niger | 2010

Type of Measure : Violence against women > Constitutional provision

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


Article 24 of the Constitution

Niger | 2010

Type of Measure : Violence against women > Constitutional provision

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


Constitution

Niger | 2010

Type of Measure : Violence against women > Constitutional provision

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


Article 22 of the Constitution

Niger | 2010

Type of Measure : Violence against women > Constitutional provision

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


Plan Decenal

Niger | 2009 | 2019

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

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


Sondage Sur Les Violences Selon Le Genre Et Les Relations Hommes/Femmes

Niger | 2009

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

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


Conférence Sous Régionale Sur Les Violences Basées Sur Le Genre

Niger | 2009

Type of Measure : Regional Initiatives

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


Analyse De La Situation De La Femme Et De L'enfant Au Niger

Niger | 2009

Type of Measure : Research and statistical data > Other research and statistical data

Form of Violence : Domestic violence/Intimate partner violence, Other harmful practices, Female Genital Mutilation/Cutting (FGM/C), Child, early and forced marriage, Domestic violence/Intimate partner violence, Sexual harassment, Sexual violence, Stalking, Trafficking, Violence against women and girls


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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, 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 Gender Inequality Index is a composite measure reflecting inequality between women and men in three different dimensions: reproductive health (maternal mortality ratio and adolescent birth rate), empowerment (share of parliamentary seats held by women and share of population with at least some secondary education), and labour market participation (labour force participation rate). Source: United Nations Development Programme, Human Development Report 2016.