Country Bangladesh
Year 2010
Type of Measure Social services > Psycho-social counselling, Social services > Longer term support (Education, Employment, Housing and Financial)
Form of Violence Other harmful practices

Brief Description


The Ministry of Social Welfare has implemented a rehabilitation programme for women victims of acid burning at the Upazila (sub-districts) Social Services Offices.  Furthermore, the Ministry has a training and rehabilitation programme for disabled women at those same offices.

Source of Information

Response of the Government of Bangladesh to the questionnaire on violence against women 2010