Country Oman
Year 2017
Type of Measure Social services > Hotline/Helpline
Form of Violence Violence against women and girls

Brief Description

The protection hotline was set up in 2017 by toll free number (1100). The telephone line receives and records the cases of violence and abuse, transmits communications to the relevant parties and follows up the timely arrival of the service. The hotline is staffed 24 hours a day, 7 days a week and it respects the principle of confidentiality and privacy.

Source of Information

Oman's submission for National Review for Implementation of the Beijing Platform for Action, Beijing+25, 2019, p.4 and p.42