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Office in Tajikistan facilitated a meeting on domestic violence in Garm

Category
Mission Activity
Date(s)
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Subject
Gender-based and domestic violence
Subject
Gender-based and domestic violence
Date(s)
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Region
Central Asia
Keywords
domestic violence

Summary

On 21 January the Office in Tajikistan facilitated a meeting between 23 local NGOs and Public Council members in Garm, Rasht Group region, to discuss domestic violence.

During the meeting, the participants brought up the need for information exchange between key local players, both state and non-state actors.

Other topics on the agenda were the challenges, roles and responsibilities of police inspectors dealing with domestic violence matters and the role of public organizations in the area of prevention of this phenomenon at community level.

The Office proposed the establishment of a regional Working Group on Gender Sensitivity and Domestic Violence. A similar working group is envisaged to be established in Kulyab.

Information

Added on
14 Jun 2016
Origin
OSCE Office in Tajikistan
Origin description

18a Ahmadi Donish Avenue
734012 Dushanbe
Tajikistan
Office: +992 37 2265014 /15 /16 /17 /18
Mobile: +992 988040434
Fax: +992 37 2265019
OiT@osce.org

Region
Tajikistan
Keywords
domestic violence
Rights
OSCE