Country Bosnia and Herzegovina
Year 2015
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 Gender Action Plan (GAP) 2013-2017 is a strategic document containing goals, programmes and measures for the realization of gender equality in all areas of social life, work, the public sphere, and the private sphere. The GAP contains three strategic objectives:
Strategic Goal 1: Development, implementation, and monitoring of programs that aspire to improve gender equality within governmental institutions;
Strategic Goal 2: Establishing and strengthening the system, mechanisms and instruments for realization of gender equality in Bosnia and Herzegovina; and
Strategic Goal 3: Establishing and strengthening co-operation and partnership between various institutions on a global and local scale.

Source of Information

Statement by the Government of Bosnia and Herzegovina, Global Leaders' Meeting on Gender Equality and Women's Empowerment (27 September 2015)


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