Country Latvia
Year 2011
Type of Measure Education > Formal education
Form of Violence Domestic violence/Intimate partner violence

Brief Description


Translation, adaptation and implementation of the training programmes for violence prevention (TEACH-VIP) in the curriculum of Public Health program in Riga Stradini University are part of the World Health Organization commitment to Latvia to provide systematic technical support to address domestic violence in Latvia.  It will support violence prevention activities and approaches that are being introduced in the country, in particular, strengthening the capacity of health sector in dealing with violence.

Source of Information

Response of the Government of Latvia to the questionnaire on violence against women 2011