Country Kyrgyzstan
Year 2008
Type of Measure Prevention > Awareness-raising /Campaigns
Form of Violence Domestic violence/Intimate partner violence

Brief Description


Positive results have been obtained from such events as monthly campaigns to eliminate domestic violence conducted by rural councils in the Uzgen district. A two-month campaign from 1 April to 1 June 2008, entitled “Zhakshy uibulo-doolot”,* was conducted in all of the region’s districts. The campaigns are broadcast on local television channels

Source of Information

Response of the Government of the Republic of Kyrgyz to the questionnaire on violence against women, 2008