Country Bosnia and Herzegovina
Year 2013
Type of Measure Research and statistical data > Dedicated violence against women survey
Form of Violence Violence against women and girls

Brief Description


Study of prevalence of violence against women in Bosnia and Herzegovina, being the first study of this kind in Bosnia and Herzegovina, has emerged as a result of a survey implemented by the Gender Equality Agency of BiH and the Entity Gender Centers, together with Institutes for Statistics and supported by the UNFPA and the UN WOMEN. The main purpose of the Study was to explore prevalence and incidence of various forms of violence against women in the sphere of private relations and broader community.

Full Text

Prevalence and Characteristics of Violence against Women in BiH 2013

Source of Information

Marija Babović, Olivera Pavlović, Katarina Ginić, Nina Karađinović, Gender Equality Agency of Bosnia and Herzegovina, 2013, Prevalence and characteristic of violence against women in BiH.