In 2007 and 2008 a project on "Prevention of domestic violence against women" was elaborated by the State Committee for Family, Women and Children Affairs with the support of the UN and, in particular, UNFPA. The project was submitted to the Permanent Commission on Social Policy of the Parliament.
In 2010, Parliament adopted the Law on Prevention of Domestic Violence.
Source of Information
Response of the Government of Azerbaijan to the questionnaire on violence against women, 2009