|Type of Measure||Violence against women > Legislation|
|Form of Violence||Domestic violence/Intimate partner violence|
The government enforced Tonga’s Family Protection Act 2013 (FPA) to ensure the safety and protection of all persons including children who experience or witness domestic violence. The act was implemented the following year also leading to the establishment of the Family Protection Advisory Council (FPAC).
Tonga's submission for National Review for Implementation of the Beijing Platform for Action, Beijing+25, 2019, p.2.
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