SESSION OF THE INTERAGENCY WORKING GROUP ON THE PREVENTION OF DOMESTIC VIOLENCE
On June 30, 2020, a regular meeting of the Interagency Working Group on the Prevention of Domestic Violence was held in the Khukumat of Bokhtar. 10 people took part in the session (members of the IWG PDV). The meeting was chaired by Abdunazarzoda Shoista, Head of the IWG PDV (Deputy Chairman of Bokhtar Khukumat). During the meeting, the following topics were discussed: semi annual report on the activities of the IWG PDV for 2020 (presented by the Head of the Department on Women and Family Affairs Turakhonova Z) and the report on the activities of the Domestic Violence Prevention Center, outlined by Safarzoda Gulbahor. During the 6 months 175 people appealed to the IWG (161 women, 14 men) of which: physical violence related cases – 66, economic violence related cases – 38, psychological violence related cases – 71. The following services were provided: legal assistance – 160, social support – 166, medical assistance – 110, psychological assistance -162, financial assistance – 20, vocational traning – 15, employment support – 4. Complaints related to domestic violence cases were referred to the following entities: Local police departmnt – 42, CC “Gamkhori” – 162. According to the report of the inspector of the office for the prevention of domestic violence during the reporting period, 13 protective orders were issued, 175 people requested the support of the inspector (of which 161 women, 14 men).