Country Brunei Darussalam
Year 2006
Type of Measure Social services > Hotline/Helpline
Form of Violence Violence against women and girls

Brief Description

The Department of Community Development introduced a 3-digit helpline (141) to replace the older 6-digit helpline which provided venues for reporting, airing of grievances, and providing over-the-phone counseling.  Calls are registered in accordance with the requirements of the International Child Helpline.

Source of Information

Response of the Government of the Brunei Darussalam to the Questionnaire on Violence against Women 2012, pg 16