Country Chile
Year 2013
Type of Measure Prevention > Awareness-raising /Campaigns
Form of Violence Violence against women and girls

Brief Description

A community-based strategy to raise awareness was implemented to strengthen support networks for women who complain of or suffer from violence to ensure that they do not withdraw their complaints and to form a ring of trust around women and community leaders, enabling them to detect cases of violence at an early stage.

Source of Information

A/HRC/WG.6/18/CHL/1, para. 34.