Country Afghanistan
Year 2016 - 2020
Type of Measure Policies > National action plan specific to violence against women, Policies > National strategy specific to violence against women
Form of Violence Violence against women and girls

Brief Description


Strategy and National Action Plan on the Elimination of Violence against Women was verified by Gender and Women Affairs Committee of the Cabinet of Islamic Republic of Afghanistan on 11 June 2016. This strategy and action plan is part of the government's quest to create better conditions for women in Afghanistan, more specifically by eliminating violence against women.

Source of Information

Ministry of Women's Affairs

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