Country Lebanon
Year 2008
Type of Measure Justice > Protocols and guidelines
Form of Violence Domestic violence/Intimate partner violence

Brief Description


The project was implemented jointly by the United Nations Development Programme, the Lebanese NGO Lebanese Council to Resist Violence Against Women, and the Ministry of Social Affairs, Department of Women's Affairs. A number of social development centres and social centres were selected to be equipped with computers and CDs containing legal information. Social workers were trained in the use of those CDs and the provision of legal advice to battered women.

Source of Information

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