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UNFPA Armenia launches EU-funded project on multi-sectoral response to GBV

7 February 2017
UNFPA Armenia launches an 11 month EU-finded project in the area of combatting gender-based and domestic violence.
 
The overall goal of the project is to strengthen the capacity of the national stakeholders (in particular, institutions and organizations from key sectors: psychosocial welfare, police, justice and health care) for a comprehensive response to, and prevention of GBV.  
 
Taking into account that Armenia is currently undergoing huge reforms and gender being one of the priority areas, it is of utmost importance to promote establishment an effective multi-sectoral response to address GBV and DV and to deliver quality essential services for victims of GBV/DV at national and local levels.