Country Cambodia
Year 2016 - 2017
Type of Measure Education > Formal education
Form of Violence Violence against women and girls

Brief Description

In 2016-17, the Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports launched a life skill curriculum for primary school (Grades 5–6), lower secondary school (Grades 7–8), upper secondary school (Grades 10–11), and for youth out of school. The curriculums for each level include: basic reproductive, sexual and health education, including HIV/AIDS, hygiene and gender concepts (Grades 5–6); gender roles, sexuality and gender expression (Grades 7–8); human rights, gender equality, gender roles, sexual harassment and gender-based violence (Grades 10–11).

Source of Information

Cambodia's submission for National Review for Implementation of the Beijing Platform for Action, Beijing+25, 2019, p.38