Country Estonia
Year 2010 - 2014
Type of Measure Policies > National action plan specific to violence against women
Form of Violence Domestic violence/Intimate partner violence, Trafficking, Violence against women and girls

Brief Description


The Development Plan for Reducing Violence for Years 2010-2014 is prepared assuming that in order to reduce violence it is important to:

  • prevent violence by changing people's values, dispositions and attitude to violence;
  • reduce possibilities for the occurrence of situations facilitating violence;
  • improve access of victims of violence to assisting and supporting services;
  • ensure more efficient intervention of the criminal justice system in crimes of violence and thus reduce repetitive victimization and recidivism of criminal offenders.

Full Text

Development Plan for Reducing Violence