Country Cambodia
Year 2012
Type of Measure Institutional mechanisms
Form of Violence Violence against women and girls

Brief Description


The Technical Working Group on Gender set up a specific mechanism, the Gender Based Violence Working Group, in 2012 to coordinate all the efforts for prevention of violence against women and providing services for survivors with active participation from civil society organizations. One of its main tasks was to formulate the 2nd National Action Plan to Prevent Violence and it is expected to play a key role in the implementation, monitoring and evaluation of the 2nd National Action Plan to Prevent Violence.

Source of Information

The Government of Cambodia, National Review on Beijing +20 2014, pg 37