Country Eswatini Kingdom of
Year 2015
Type of Measure Research and statistical data > Other research and statistical data
Form of Violence Violence against women and girls

Brief Description

In 2015, the country conducted a National Study on the Drivers of Violence against Children to determine the drivers of violence against children with a view to inform programming for a national response to violence against children. The study is qualitative and it triggered the ever increasing statistics on violence against children which is 1 in every 3 children raped before the age of 18 years.

Source of Information

Eswatini's submission for National Review for Implementation of the Beijing Platform for Action, Beijing+25, 2019, p.57

For more information: A National Study on the Drivers of Violence Affecting Children in Swaziland: Synthesis of Findings (UNICEF)