Country Romania
Year 2008
Type of Measure Prevention > Awareness-raising /Campaigns
Form of Violence Domestic violence/Intimate partner violence

Brief Description

This second national awareness-raising campaign within the framework of the Council of Europe campaign encompassed all 42 of the country's districts and included messages such as: "Family violence constitutes a violation of human rights", "Stop domestic violence against women,, "The fight against family violence at the national level can be achieved by involving the public institutions in joint actions", "Family violence can be prevented through everybody's involvement", and "Family violence has a significant impact on women, and it negatively affects society, including future generations."

The campaign included various advertisements, and talk shows aimed at preventing violence against women are scheduled to be broadcasted on both the Romanian TV and the Romanian Broadcasting Corporation

Source of Information

Response of the Government of Romania to the questionnaire on violence against women