Country China
Year 2009
Type of Measure Education > Formal education
Form of Violence Domestic violence/Intimate partner violence

Brief Description

The course outline for the "Vocational Morality and the Law" course, covered under the general outline for mid-level vocational school morality education courses, explicitly calls upon students to understand the legal conditions and processes provided for under the Marriage Law, comprehend their rights and duties within the family and increase their feelings of love for the family, and shoulder their responsibilities toward the family and its members.  In related course content, students are required to undergo education on respect for and protection of the lawful rights and interests of women and children.

Source of Information

Response of the Government of China to the questionnaire on violence against women, January 2009