Country Kyrgyzstan
Year 2018 - 2020
Type of Measure Policies > Inclusion of violence against women in other national plan/strategy
Form of Violence Violence against women and girls

Brief Description

The National Action Plan on Gender Equality 2018-2020 outlines specific measures and activities aimed at “building a culture of intolerance to gender discrimination and violence among women and men from all cultural and age groups of society; regular awareness raising work targeting different social, ethnic and religious groups to eliminate patriarchal views on the roles of women and men in the family and society; integrating lessons on prevention of violence against women and girls and elimination of traditional discriminatory practices in educational plans at all levels; and providing trainings to mass media on coverage of gender discrimination and violence.”

Source of Information

Kyrgyzstan's submission for National Review for Implementation of the Beijing Platform for Action, Beijing+25, 2019, p.11.

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