Country South Africa
Year 2008 - 2013
Type of Measure Policies > Inclusion of violence against women in other national plan/strategy
Form of Violence Domestic violence/Intimate partner violence, Sexual harassment, Sexual violence

Brief Description


One of the thematic areas of the Gender Equality Strategic Plan (2008-2013) is gender-based violence (p. 35-39). 

The goal of the Commission for Gender Equality, through cooperation with strategic partners, is to work towards the creation of a violence-free society by significantly reducing gender-based violence.

Full Text

Gender Equality Strategic Plan of the Commission for Gender Equality

Source of Information

Website of Commission for Gender Equality