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ACTIVITIES

Provincial GBV activities

The Papua New Guinea National Strategy to Prevent and Respond to Gender Based Violence 2016-2025 was developed as an overarching strategy designed to provide guidance to national and sub-national government and non-government bodies. The National Strategy envisaged that Provincial Governments could also develop their own GBV strategies, which would be designed to address the specific needs of women, children and men at the local levels.

​Figure 1: GBV statistics broken down by province (2020)

PNG GBV Map

A handful of Provinces have developed their own Provincial GBV Strategies, although only the National Capital District appears to have a current GBV Strategy.

​CURRENT PROVINCIAL GBV STRATEGIES

DRAFT PROVINCIAL GBV STRATEGIES

OUTDATED PROVINCIAL GBV STRATEGIES

 

   

" Now is the Time: ...for every person to be dynamically involved in the process of freeing himself or herself from every form of domination or oppression so that each man or women will have the opportunity to develop as a whole person...