Posted by in News on August 3, 2015

Law Reforms to Combat Gender Based Violence

Sudan: Has created a special unit in the Ministry of Justice to address GBV. The government  enacted law reforms to strengthen efforts on combating GBV. The amendment of Articles 149 and 151 of the Sudanese Criminal Code is a great step in the right direction to address this women human rights violation. The media partnered with Ministry of Social Welfare, Ministry of Justice, UNDP, UNFPA, UNWOMEN to sensitize the journalists and civil society on these important new legal reforms.

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Source: Sudan Vision Daily