Country Nepal
Year 2008
Type of Measure Justice > Training, Police > Training
Form of Violence Violence against women and girls

Brief Description


The Ministry of Women, Children and Social Welfare has organized various sensitization (training) programs for 150 officials including police personnel, higher level policy makers, members of the National Women Commission, judges and lawyers. The programs include violence against women, its causes and consequences, immediate remedies, services, conceptual clarity on women rights, gender sensitivity, capacity building, leadership development, legal aid, and dealing with the survivor.

Source of Information

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