Country Canada
Year 2008
Type of Measure Budgets > External funds
Form of Violence Violence against women and girls

Brief Description


In Afghanistan, Canada supports a Responsive Fund for the Advancement of Women. As part of this fund, one project is the organization of six conferences in six provinces of Afghanistan to address violence against women. Following these conferences a book will be published as a reference guide. Participants in the conferences will be both women and men. [Responsive Fund for the Advancement of Women, FY 2008-2009, $87,600]

Source of Information

Response of the Government of Canada to the questionnaire on violence against women, 2008