Country Eswatini Kingdom of
Year 2017
Type of Measure Policies > Inclusion of violence against women in other national plan/strategy
Form of Violence Violence against women and girls

Brief Description

In order to ensure a humanitarian crisis that is gender responsive, in 2017 the Government with its partners, adopted the United Nations Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) for prevention and management of Gender Based Violence and also for the protection of sexual reproductive health and rights in humanitarian situations. These SOPs were developed through a collaborative process that includes UN agencies, government and non-governmental organizations, community-based organizations, and representatives of the community affected by the events.

Source of Information

Eswatini's submission for National Review for Implementation of the Beijing Platform for Action, Beijing+25, 2019, p.65