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Domestic Violence in Uzbekistan

Date: December 1, 2000
Document: uzbekreport_2.pdf
Country: Uzbekistan
Type: Report
Issues: Accountability  , Gender-Based Violence , International Advocacy , Policing , Women's Rights

Documents domestic violence as a human rights violation in Uzbekistan. The report analyzes the Uzbek legal system, including the criminal justice system and family law. The report includes a discussion of the mahallah structure and how it relates to domestic violence as well as information on both the police and NGO response to domestic violence in Uzbekistan. The report also addresses Uzbekistan's obligations under international law. ISBN: 0-929293 48-7