Country Japan
Year 2008
Type of Measure Justice > Training
Form of Violence Domestic violence/Intimate partner violence, Sexual harassment, Sexual violence

Brief Description


The government understands that the Legal Training and Research Institute of Japan provides various Judicial trainings, in which more than l,000 judges participate annually. In the course of career-based training, it provides lectures on domestic violence, sexual harassment in the workplace, violence against women including sex offences and gender sensitivity for eliminating sex-based discrimination.

Source of Information

Response of the Government of Japan to the questionnaire on violence against women