Country Morocco
Year 2008
Type of Measure Social services > Longer term support (Education, Employment, Housing and Financial)
Form of Violence Violence against women and girls

Brief Description

"Tamkine" means empowerment in Morocco, and this is the key strategy through which the Multi-sectoral Joint Programme addresses violence against women. Taking a multi-sectoral approach, it joins together 13 national entities and over 50 NGOs. It aims to prevent and protect women and girls from all forms of violence by addressing the inter-linkages between poverty and vulnerability.

Source of Information

A/HRC/WG.6/13/MAR/1 para. 72