Country Liechtenstein
Year 2006 - 2008
Type of Measure Policies > National action plan specific to violence against women
Form of Violence Domestic violence/Intimate partner violence

Brief Description


As part of the Council of Europe campaign "Stop Domestic Violence against Women" (2006 to 2008), the Office of Equal Opportunity drafted a National Action Plan against Domestic Violence. The Action Plan covers the following areas:

  • regulation;
  • fundamental decision of the Government concerning residency after dissolution of a marital union;
  • violence protection;
  • networking and cooperation;
  • compilation of data and information;
  • prevention;
  • work with perpetrators; and
  • health.

The current situation was described in each area and potential for improvement was formulated.

Source of Information

CEDAW/C/LIE/4, p. 42