Country Lithuania
Year 2018
Type of Measure Justice > Training
Form of Violence Violence against women and girls

Brief Description

In 2018, judges were provided with trainings organised in accordance with the “Prevention of, and the Fight Against, Sexual Violence, Gender-Based Violence, and Human Trafficking, the Response thereto within the Context of Asylum and Migration” programme, approved by the Judicial Council. It should be noted that, during the period of 2017–2018, the Lithuanian National Courts Administration had also provided judges with the opportunity to take part in international trainings related to the topics of gender equality and the fight against discrimination in the European Union. The above trainings were organised abroad. Judges improved their knowledge during a total of 11 different trainings.

Source of Information

Lithuania's submission for National Review for Implementation of the Beijing Platform for Action, Beijing+25, 2019, p.31.