Country Lao Peoples Democratic Republic
Year 2005 - 2006
Type of Measure Administrative data > Justice
Form of Violence Child, early and forced marriage, Trafficking, Sexual violence

Brief Description


There were 382 cases of violence against women and children were resolved in courts between 2005 and 2006. Of these reported cases, there were 52 cases of rape, 160 cases of domestic violence involving husbands and wives, 69 cases of pornography, and 15 cases of human trafficking.

Source of Information

CEDAW/C/LAO/7 pg 19