Country El Salvador
Year 2013
Type of Measure Social services > Hotline/Helpline, Prevention > Awareness-raising /Campaigns
Form of Violence Trafficking, Violence against women and girls, Domestic violence/Intimate partner violence

Brief Description

The Campaign entitled “Help is for all”, launched by the Directorate for Victim Support of the Ministry of Justice and Public Security, targeted those who have been subjected to violence of various kinds – domestic or sexual violence, threats, trafficking in persons or extortion-. An anonymous, free, confidential emergency helpline (123) was set up that can refer callers to other agencies.

Source of Information

A/HRC/WG.6/20/SLV/1, para. 76.

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