Country Armenia
Year 2010
Type of Measure Institutional mechanisms
Form of Violence Violence against women and girls

Brief Description


According to the Decision of the Prime Minister of the Republic of Armenia No 213-A of March 2010, an Inter-agency Commission on Combating Gender Based Violence was established. The mandate of the Commission is to raise the effectiveness of measures, compile information and establish information exchange mechanisms aimed at preventing gender based violence and, as a matter of priority, to develop a National Action Plan on Combating Gender Based Violence.

Source of Information

Government of the Republic of Armenia, National Review on Beijing +20, page 25