Prevalence Data on Different Forms of Violence against Women:

Lifetime Physical and/or Sexual Intimate Partner Violence :46 % (1)

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

Lifetime Non-Partner Sexual Violence : Official National Statistics Not Available

Child Marriage :12 % (3)

Reports submitted by UN Human Rights Bodies:

Report of the Special Rapporteur on Violence against Women, its Causes and Consequences

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 :46 (4)

Global Gender Gap Index Rank :26 (5)

Republic of Moldova Search Data

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Violence against Women in the Family in the Republic of Moldova

Republic of Moldova | 2011

Type of Measure : Research and statistical data > Dedicated violence against women survey

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


Trainings of the Judiciary on Domestic Violence

Republic of Moldova | 2010

Type of Measure : Justice > Training

Form of Violence : Domestic violence/Intimate partner violence


National Programme on Gender Equality Insurance

Republic of Moldova | 2010 | 2015

Type of Measure : Policies > Inclusion of violence against women in other national plan/strategy, Monitoring and Evaluation > Policies

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


Research on Violence against Women in the Family

Republic of Moldova | 2010

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

Form of Violence : Domestic violence/Intimate partner violence


Social Assistance and Family Protection Sections/Departments

Republic of Moldova | 2010

Type of Measure : Institutional mechanisms

Form of Violence : Domestic violence/Intimate partner violence


Center for Combating Trafficking in Persons

Republic of Moldova | 2010

Type of Measure : Institutional mechanisms

Form of Violence : Trafficking


Anti-Trafficking Division

Republic of Moldova | 2010

Type of Measure : Justice > Protocols and guidelines

Form of Violence : Trafficking


Inter-Ministerial Coordination Council

Republic of Moldova | 2010

Type of Measure : Institutional mechanisms

Form of Violence : Domestic violence/Intimate partner violence


National Coordination Unit

Republic of Moldova | 2010

Type of Measure : Institutional mechanisms

Form of Violence : Trafficking


Psychological Services for Perpetrators

Republic of Moldova | 2010

Type of Measure : Perpetrators Programme

Form of Violence : Domestic violence/Intimate partner violence


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(1) Proportion of ever-partnered women aged 15-65 years experiencing intimate partner physical or sexual violence at least once in their lifetime. Source: National Bureau of Statistics, 2011. Violence against Women in the Family in the Republic of Moldova. Chisinau, Moldova.


(2) Proportion of ever-partnered women aged 15-65 years experiencing intimate partner physical or sexual violence in the last 12 months. Source: National Bureau of Statistics, 2011. Violence against Women in the Family in the Republic of Moldova. Chisinau, Moldova.


(3) Percentage of women aged 20 to 24 years who were first married or in union before age 18. Source: UNICEF global databases 2016, based on DHS, MICS and other nationally representative surveys.


(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.