Country Papua New Guinea
Year 2011 - 2015
Type of Measure Policies > Inclusion of violence against women in other national plan/strategy
Form of Violence Domestic violence/Intimate partner violence, Sexual violence, Violence against women and girls

Brief Description

The Medium Term Development Plan (2011-2015) (MTDP) contains different sections which relate to violence against women, such as section 3.2 (Law, order and justice), section 5.3 (Gender), and section 5.4 (HIV/AIDS).  These sections raise the issues of sexual violence and domestic violence, and also make the link between those forms of violence and the spread of HIV/AIDS.

Source of Information

Department of National Planning and Monitoring; UN Women