Country Nigeria
Year 2011
Type of Measure Social services > Shelter/Safe accommodation
Form of Violence Domestic violence/Intimate partner violence, Sexual violence

Brief Description


Safe houses for victims/survivors of domestic and sexual violence have been established in some states of the Federation by civil society organizations (CSOs) such as WACOL, Project Alerts.

Source of Information

Response of the Government of Nigeria to the questionnaire on violence against women 2011