Raising Gender Sensitivity of CPDV Members to Combat Family ViolenceFebruary 10, 2024, 05:53
February 7, the final training workshop for the recently established Committee
for the Prevention of Domestic Violence (CPDV) was held in Tokmok City.
seminar covered important topics such as the rights of victims of domestic
violence, effective interaction with victims of gender and family violence, and
the psychological consequences of family violence. Participants also reviewed
strategies for responding to domestic violence and assisting victims, including
the format of emergency and regular CPDV meetings. To assess comprehension,
participants took a post-test covering all seminar topics.
primary responsibility of CPDV members, including police officers, social
workers, teachers, lawyers, activists and doctors, is to be sensitive and able
to assist adults and children who are victims of family and gender-based
violence. Their role is also to contribute to the prevention of family violence
through various activities and actions.
solidarity and community support are essential for the safety of every woman
and child, it is hoped that the CPDV in Tokmok City will begin its work
responsibly and actively contribute to creating a safe environment in their
project, titled "Increasing Gender Sensitivity of Activists and Members of
CPDV to Reduce Domestic Gender-Based Violence in Chui Region" is funded by
the U.S. Embassy in Kyrgyzstan.