Country Palau
Year 2012
Type of Measure Prevention > Awareness-raising /Campaigns
Form of Violence Violence against women and girls

Brief Description


The Bureau of Public Safety (BPS) conducted a thorough investigation and ensured safe havens for women who are survivors of violence. In 2012 and 2013, the BPS was actively campaigning against violence for women and children. The BPS staff were in full uniform and actively engaged in awareness campaigns with signs and posters along the streets to raise awareness about violence against women and children.

Source of Information

The Republic of Palau, National Review on Beijing +20 2014, pg 27