The Library – Violence against women

CARICOM governments have signed on to a number of international agreements, many of which outline the role of the state and the infrastructure needed to combat this social problem. Click on the ICON below to access some of those international documents.

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International Agreements on Gender Based Violence



As a result of the international agreements signed by our regional governments many CARICOM states have passed Domestic violence acts. Click on the icon below to view the relevant documents



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Domestic Violence Acts of the CARICOM Region


The recommendations put forward in the Cascadia Protocol are in many ways consistent with the tenants of the International agreements already signed by regional governments. Click the icon below to read the full Cascadia Protocol 



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Read the Cascadia Protocol full documents here




If you have any articles pertaining to the issue of gender based violence in our region , please share that documentation with us. Send us an email with an attached file and we will include the article in our library.