Country Israel
Year 2008
Type of Measure Health > Training
Form of Violence Domestic violence/Intimate partner violence

Brief Description

Instruction and training programs are conducted in hospitals and all community-based health services. This includes seminars, workshops and simulations (there is a simulation center in Sheba hospital). The coordinators of the subject of violence against women in the Ministry of Health conduct periodical forums with professionals in this area in hospitals and in the community. Educational materials including booklets, brochures, abd posters - all with instructions - have been distributed, and a film regarding children in families with domestic violence has been produced.

Source of Information

Response of the Government of Israel to the questionnaire on violence against women, February 2009