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ASEAN Regional Plan of Action on the Elimination of Violence Against Women (ASEAN RPA on EVAW)

Studies definitions, forms and situations of violence against women in ASEAN as well as its progress towards addressing this issue in ASEAN stage. Looks at existing international and regional commitments to eliminate violence against women. Mentions principles to develop and implement the regional plan of action on the Elimination of Violence Against Women (EVAW), along with time frame and policy statement. Highlights 8 measures of an action framework with prioritization to eliminate violence against children in ASEAN countries, namely prevention; protection, responses and support services; legal framework, prosecution, and justice system; capacity building; research and data collaboration; management, coordination, monitoring and evaluation; partnership and collaboration; and regional review and communication.