Country Nicaragua
Year 2014
Type of Measure Violence against women > Legislation
Form of Violence Violence against women and girls

Brief Description

The Law 779: Comprehensive Law against Violence against women (Ley integral contra la violencia hacia las mujeres) was established with a preventive, educational, and awareness raising goal to change the reality of violence that Nicaraguan women and families have experienced.

Source of Information

Nicaragua's submission for National Review for Implementation of the Beijing Platform for Action, Beijing+25, 2019.

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