Country Kuwait
Year 2018
Type of Measure Prevention > Awareness-raising /Campaigns
Form of Violence Domestic violence/Intimate partner violence

Brief Description

In 2018, the Ministry of Social Affairs, in cooperation with the Supreme Council for Family Affairs, implemented about 32 training courses and workshops on topics including the rights of spouses and ways to empower women to know their rights and duties, in addition to introducing the services provided by the state to special cases, such as the legal system of social assistance under the umbrella of the Social Security Network, as well as dealing in various situations of violence.

Source of Information

Kuwait's submission for National Review for Implementation of the Beijing Platform for Action, Beijing+25, 2019, p.31.