Prevalence Data on Different Forms of Violence against Women:

Lifetime Physical and/or Sexual Intimate Partner Violence :21 % (1)

Physical and/or Sexual Intimate Partner Violence in the last 12 months : 4 % (2)

Lifetime Non-Partner Sexual Violence : 4 % (3)

Reports submitted by UN Human Rights Bodies:

Concluding observations of the Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW)

Report of the Working Group on the Universal Periodic Review (UPR)

Gender Equality Indexes:

Gender Inequality Index Rank :27 (4)

Global Gender Gap Index Rank :77 (5)

Czech Republic Search Data

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Document: "Updated Concept of Integration of Foreigners in Mutual Respect"

| 2016

Type of Measure : Violence against women > Legislation

Form of Violence : Domestic violence/Intimate partner violence


Prevention Campaign: "Domestic Violence Concerns Us All, Don’t be Afraid to Speak Out!"

| 2016

Type of Measure : Prevention > Awareness-raising /Campaigns

Form of Violence : Domestic violence/Intimate partner violence, Violence against women and girls


Grant Programme: Prevention of Socio-Pathological Phenomena (Eldery People)

Czech Republic | 2016

Type of Measure : Budgets > Government allocation

Form of Violence : Domestic violence/Intimate partner violence


Signing the Istanbul Convention on Combating Violence against Women

Czech Republic | 2016

Type of Measure : Regional Initiatives

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


Action Plan for the Prevention of Domestic and Gender-based violence

Czech Republic | 2015 | 2018

Type of Measure : Policies > National action plan specific to violence against women

Form of Violence : Domestic violence/Intimate partner violence, Violence against women and girls


International Conferences within the 16 days of Activism against Violence against Women

Czech Republic | 2015

Type of Measure : Prevention > Awareness-raising /Campaigns

Form of Violence : Domestic violence/Intimate partner violence, Sexual violence


Workshops for Social Services Providers

Czech Republic | 2015

Type of Measure : Health > Training

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


Article 9 of the Constitution

Czech Republic | 2013

Type of Measure : Violence against women > Constitutional provision

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


Research Project Focussing on Partnership Violence

Czech Republic | 2013

Type of Measure : Research and statistical data > Other research and statistical data

Form of Violence : Domestic violence/Intimate partner violence, Violence against women and girls


Act on Victims of Crimes

Czech Republic | 2013

Type of Measure : Violence against women > Legislation

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


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(1) Proportion of ever-partnered women aged 18–74 years experiencing intimate partner physical and/or sexual violence at least once in their lifetime. Source: European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights, 2014. Violence against Women: An EU-wide Survey. Luxembourg: Publications Office of the European Union.


(2) Proportion of ever-partnered women aged 18–74 years experiencing intimate partner physical and/or sexual violence in the last 12 months. Source: European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights, 2014. Violence against Women: An EU-wide Survey. Luxembourg: Publications Office of the European Union.


(3) Proportion of women aged 18–74 years experiencing sexual violence perpetrated by someone other than an intimate partner at least once in their lifetime. Source: European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights, 2014. Violence against Women: An EU-wide Survey. Luxembourg: Publications Office of the European Union.


(4) The Gender Inequality Index is a composite measure reflecting inequality between women and men in three different dimensions: reproductive health (maternal mortality ratio and adolescent birth rate), empowerment (share of parliamentary seats held by women and share of population with at least some secondary education), and labour market participation (labour force participation rate). Source: United Nations Development Programme, Human Development Report 2016.


(5) The Global Gender Gap Index benchmarks national gender gaps on economic, political, education and health criteria. Source: World Economic Forum, the Global Gender Gap Report 2016.