Country Burkina Faso
Year 2018
Type of Measure Prevention > Awareness-raising /Campaigns
Form of Violence Violence against women and girls

Brief Description


In 2018, the ministry in charge of women through its provincial directorates organized awareness-raising sessions on the issue of violence against women and girls in the forty-five provinces of the country. These sessions reached more than 25,000 men and women, thus making them aware of the fight against the phenomenon.

Source of Information

Burkina Faso's submission for National Review for Implementation of the Beijing Platform for Action, Beijing+25, 2019, p.40.