Country Slovakia
Year 2006
Type of Measure Education > Formal education
Form of Violence Domestic violence/Intimate partner violence, Sexual harassment, Sexual violence, Trafficking

Brief Description


In 2006, topics related to violence against women, including sexual violence, domestic violence, sexual harassment, trafficking in persons, and bullying were introduced into primary and secondary educational curricula within "Ethical Education and Civics". The main message of the curricula is the prevention of aggression against children, women and elderly people, as well as juridical aspects of violence.

Source of Information

Response of the Government of Slovakia, February 2009