Country Tajikistan
Year 2011
Type of Measure Prevention > Awareness-raising /Campaigns
Form of Violence Violence against women and girls

Brief Description

Each year from 24 November to 10 December, the Republic of Tajikistan organizes the campaign entitled "16 days of activism against gender violence", during which the Government closely works with the media, radio, and television. During this campaign, many public events are organized, which focus on physical, psychological, sexual and economic violence. This campaign is aimed at the general public, and specifically tries to reach rural women, men and students.

Source of Information

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