Country Tajikistan
Year 2010
Type of Measure Institutional mechanisms
Form of Violence Domestic violence/Intimate partner violence

Brief Description

An Inspectors Unit for the suppression of domestic violence (within the Tajik internal affairs system) has started operating following Order No. 271 of 17 March 2010 of the Minister of Internal Affairs of the Republic of Tajikistan. 

This Unit is composed of five (5) police inspectors deployed accross the country who are responsible for the suppression of domestic violence. 

These inspectors conduct counselling sessions, draw up reports and gather data on the problem of domestic violence.

Source of Information

Response of the Government of Tajikistan to the questionnaire on violence against women 2011