Country Kiribati
Year 2008
Type of Measure Institutional mechanisms
Form of Violence Violence against women and girls

Brief Description


His Excellency President Anote Tong made a national commitment to addresss violence against women on December 4 2008 at a State function for Members of Parliament and high level government officials and church officials.  A video of his address is being distributed nationwide.

Source of Information

Response of the Government of Kiribati to the questionnaire on violence against women, June 2009