Delegation of the European Union to the Philippines

An innovative model for strengthening community based measures to curb violence against women and girls (VAWG) in Mansehra, Nawabshah and Mirpurkhas districts, Pakistan

01/10/2018 - 14:01
Public Health and Social Protection

The overall objective of the action is to contribute to enhanced social and collective action in local communities to detect, prevent and respond to VAWG, specifically domestic violence (DV) and forced marriage.

The action will address the violation of women and girls' basic human rights i.e. by focusing on prevention and response through a two-tiered approach:

  • Survivors of VAWG have enhanced access to justice and safety;
  • Through response services, referrals and adherence to applicable.


Total Cost (EUR): 509 091.00

EU contracted amount (EUR): 280 000.00

Duration: December 2014 - November 2017

Implementing organisation: KIRKENS NODHJELP FORENING

Benefitting zone: Pakistan

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