Country Bahrain
Year 2008
Type of Measure Budgets > Government allocation, Education > Non-formal education
Form of Violence Domestic violence/Intimate partner violence

Brief Description


The Supreme Council for Women (SCW) signed a memorandum of understanding with the Batelco Care Centre for Family Violence Cases, which is run by the Bahraini Association to Resist Family Violence. The memorandum includes a commitment by the SCW to provide financial support to the centre, cooperate with the centre in treating family violence cases through the use of the centre’s treatment services and facilities, cooperate in holding training courses and educational workshops, and exchange expertise and information concerning family violence cases.

Source of Information

CEDAW/C/BHR/2 p.7