Country Eswatini Kingdom of
Year 2017 - 2022
Type of Measure Prevention > Awareness-raising /Campaigns
Form of Violence Violence against women and girls

Brief Description

Through World Vision Eswatini and all other stakeholders, the country started a national campaign titled “It Takes Eswatini to End Sexual Violence Against Children 2017 -2022". These actions include:
- The capacity of law enforcement/ legal personnel for specialized skills for addressing child sexual violence strengthened;
- National capacity for robust policy and law reform for better protection of children strengthened;
- National capacity for the coordination, evidence generation and surveillance of violence against children (VAC), including child sexual violence strengthened;
- National child abuse response systems (including toll free services) for the reporting of VAC, including child sexual violence are strengthened; and 
- Strong, vibrant and consistent engagement of communities (C4D) for prevention and response to child sexual violence.

Source of Information

Eswatini's submission for National Review for Implementation of the Beijing Platform for Action, Beijing+25, 2019, p.88-89

For more information: It Takes Partnerships: Case Study- Eswatini (World Vision)