Project on Prevention of Domestic Violence
Public Organization Dilafruz
Public Organization “Dilafruz” has been implementing project activities in Bokhtar district and Kurgan-Tyube since 2001.
PO “Dilafruz” main activities include:
- Legal, psychological, social work support to the victims of domestic violence and their families;
- Outreach work with groups of men, women, pre-marriage age young people, school students, religious leaders, teachers and district police officers;
- Behavior change and awareness raising on negative effects of domestic violence and its prevention through social campaigns and advocacy.
In the framework of the project PO “Dilafruz” closely cooperates with local administration representatives (hukumats and jamoats), community and local councils, religious leaders, Registrar Offices, schools and media as well as with law enforcement agencies with a view to changing the traditional attitude towards domestic violence and promoting human rights and opportunities of DV victims.
For the period of August 2011-August 2012 559 clients have addressed to the PO, out of which 165 were men and 394– women.
The information about the clients is introduced to the Republican Integrated Database (developed by Panorama Fund) and is further reflected in annual reports prepared by the National Bureau of Statistics.
Vakhdat avenue No.29a,
Kurgan-Tyube, Khatlon region, Republic of Tajikistan
Tel: 8 (32 22) 2-79-10