Country Guinea
Year 2017
Type of Measure Policies > Inclusion of violence against women in other national plan/strategy, Budgets > Government allocation
Form of Violence Violence against women and girls

Brief Description

The National Gender Policy was revised in 2017 to take into account emerging issues, such as violence against women. The review also ensured the alignment of the national gender policy with the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), the African Union's Agenda 2063 and the United Nations' 2030 agenda. The objective of this updated reference document on gender is to promote, by 2030, equality and equity between men and women through the significant and lasting reduction of all forms of disparities and discrimination. gender-based including violence against women and girls. The policy has a budget of 627,892,750,000 GNF or approximately 89,698,964,285 US Dollars.

Source of Information

Guinea's submission for National Review for Implementation of the Beijing Platform for Action, Beijing+25, 2019, p.9.