Country Nicaragua
Year 2007
Type of Measure Institutional mechanisms
Form of Violence Domestic violence/Intimate partner violence, Violence against women and girls

Brief Description


The National Commission on Violence against Women, Children and Young Persons, for which the Nicaraguan Institute for Women serves as executive secretariat is constituted by high-level officials of 18
Government and 4 civil-society institutions.

Source of Information

CEDAW/C/NIC/6 para. 218