Country Botswana
Year 2015
Type of Measure Policies > National strategy specific to violence against women
Form of Violence Violence against women and girls

Brief Description

The National Gender-Based Violence Strategy 2015-2020 is a multi-pronged and multisectoral approach to the prevention and elimination of gender-based violence.  This strategy recognizes men as critical partners in the promotion of gender equality and have established a men's sector under the Ministry responsible for gender.

Source of Information

Statement by the Government of Botswana, Global Leaders' Meeting on Gender Equality and Women's Empowerment (27 September 2015)


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