Country Central African Republic
Year 2018
Type of Measure Institutional mechanisms
Form of Violence Violence against women and girls

Brief Description

The Ministry for the Promotion of Women, the Family and the Protection of Children is responsible for leading all actions to combat GBV. To this end, there are: 
- The National Committee for the Fight against Gender-Based Violence, Harmful Traditional Practices and Child Marriage created by Order No. 13/PM.18 of 07 June 2018 with regional, prefectoral, sub-prefectoral and communal and district branches; 
- The GBV sub-cluster comprising UNS agencies and international and national organisations, led by UNFPA; 
- The GBV working groups in Bossangoa, Berberati, Bambari, Bria and Kaga Bandoro; 
- The working group to monitor, analyse and report on conflict-related sexual violence (MARA); 
- The Rapid Response Mechanism (MRM) working group.

Source of Information

Central African Republic's submission for National Review for Implementation of the Beijing Platform for Action, Beijing+25, 2019, p.28.