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Implementation of Croatia's Domestic Violence Legislation: Follow-Up Report

Date: March 1, 2016
Document: croatia_final_report_2016.pdf
Country: Croatia
Type: Report
Issues: Gender-Based Violence , International Advocacy , Women's Rights

The report sets forth findings made in 2014 during a monitoring mission conducted by The Advocates for Human Rights and Autonomous Women's House Zagreb. It highlights findings on the implementation of the LPDV, the state's response to violations of protective measures, victim services and shelters, problems with the new Family Law for victims of domestic violence, challenges in prosecution and promoting victim safety through the criminal justice system, and inter-agency cooperation.