Country Romania
Year 2008
Type of Measure Police > Training, Regional Initiatives
Form of Violence Domestic violence/Intimate partner violence

Brief Description


Following Governmental Decision HG no.24/2008 regarding cooperation between the Ministry of Interior, and Administration of Romania and the Ministry of Interior National Relations and Ministry of Justice of the Netherlands a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) was signed between Romania and the Netherlands covering the period 2007-2009 regarding trainings and seminars for preventing domestic violence in rural areas. Over 900 police were trained in 2008 under this programme. The trainings will occur three times each year in 2008 and 2009.

Source of Information

Response of the Government of Romania to the questionnaire on violence against women