Country Papua New Guinea
Year 2006 - 2010
Type of Measure Policies > Inclusion of violence against women in other national plan/strategy
Form of Violence Domestic violence/Intimate partner violence, Child, early and forced marriage, Sexual harassment, Sexual violence, Violence against women and girls

Brief Description

One of the four main priorities of the National Gender Policy and Plan on HIV and AIDS (2006-2010) is gender-based violence (p. 39).  The Gender Policy also links the spread of HIV/AIDS to gender-based violence.

Full Text

National Gender Policy and Plan on HIV And AIDS

Source of Information

National AIDS Council of Papua New Guinea; UN Women