Prevalence Data on Different Forms of Violence against Women:

Lifetime Physical and/or Sexual Intimate Partner Violence :Official National Statistics Not Available

Physical and/or Sexual Intimate Partner Violence in the last 12 months : Official National Statistics Not Available

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

Reports submitted by UN Human Rights Bodies:

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 :82 (1)

Global Gender Gap Index Rank :113 (2)

Mauritius Search Data

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Advisory Committee on the Reinforcement of Framework for the Protection of Domestic Violence

Mauritius | 2014

Type of Measure : Institutional mechanisms, Monitoring and Evaluation > Laws

Form of Violence : Domestic violence/Intimate partner violence


Domestic Violence Information System DOVIS

Mauritius | 2014

Type of Measure : Administrative data > Justice

Form of Violence : Domestic violence/Intimate partner violence


The Victim Empowerment and Abuser Rehabilitation Policy

| 2014

Type of Measure : Institutional mechanisms

Form of Violence : Domestic violence/Intimate partner violence, Violence against women and girls


Costed National Action Plan to End Gender-Based Violence 2012-2015

| 2011

Type of Measure : Policies > National action plan specific to violence against women, Work with public private sectors > Media

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


Training of Trainers Programme on the “Development of Effective Police Responses to Violence Against Women”

| 2011

Type of Measure : Health > Training, Justice > Training, Police > Training

Form of Violence : Domestic violence/Intimate partner violence, Violence against women and girls


Review of the Protection from Domestic Violence Act

Mauritius | 2011

Type of Measure : Monitoring and Evaluation > Laws

Form of Violence : Domestic violence/Intimate partner violence


Section 7 of the Constitution

Mauritius | 2011

Type of Measure : Violence against women > Constitutional provision

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


Section 6 of the Constitution

Mauritius | 2011

Type of Measure : Violence against women > Constitutional provision

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


National Platform to End Gender-Based Violence 2011

Mauritius | 2011

Type of Measure : Policies > National strategy specific to violence against women

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


Shelters for Victims of Domestic Violence

Mauritius | 2009

Type of Measure : Social services > Shelter/Safe accommodation, Monitoring and Evaluation > Services

Form of Violence : Domestic violence/Intimate partner violence


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(1) 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.


(2) 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.