Country Uruguay
Year 2021
Type of Measure Social services > Hotline/Helpline
Form of Violence Violence against women and girls

Brief Description

In August 2021, the GBV hotline 0800-4141 maintained by INMUJERES (National Institute of Women) becomes available 24/365. 34 service providers address domestic violence matters, including psycho-social and legal aspects, and utilize electronic devises for women with hearing loss. 

Source of Information

The Government of Uruguay's submission for the 2022 Secretary General’s Report on the implementation of the General Assembly Resolutions on Intensification of efforts to eliminate all forms of violence against women and girls