Country Senegal
Year 2008
Type of Measure Institutional mechanisms
Form of Violence Violence against women and girls

Brief Description


The National Observatory of Women’s Rights was established by Decree No. 2008-1047 of 15 September 2008. It is a monitoring, early warning and reporting body with regard to all violations of women’s rights.

Source of Information

CEDAW/C/SEN/3-7 para. 37