Country France
Year 2018
Type of Measure Social services > Psycho-social counselling
Form of Violence Violence against women and girls, Sexual violence

Brief Description

Ten units specializing in the comprehensive psycho-traumatic care of women victims of gender-based and sexual violence were created in 2018. These units bring together a team of professionals specifically trained in trauma, psychiatrists and psychologists, but also general practitioners. Services are free of charge.

Source of Information

France's submission for National Review for Implementation of the Beijing Platform for Action, Beijing+25, 2019, p.43.