Country Bhutan
Year 2015
Type of Measure Violence against women > Regulations
Form of Violence Domestic violence/Intimate partner violence

Brief Description

The Domestic Violence Prevention Rules and Regulations (DVPRR) was formulated and approved in 2015 to implement the provisions of the Domestic Violence Prevention Act of 2013. The rules and regulations prescribe clear roles and responsibilities for different stakeholders dealing with cases of domestic violence.

Source of Information

Bhutan's submission for National Review for Implementation of the Beijing Platform for Action, Beijing+25, 2019, p.14 and p.47