Posted 9 October, 2014 by-Ministry of Culture and Sports in News

Perform Workshop on Human Rights of Women

The Ministry of Culture and Sports through the Gender Unit conducted the 8 and 9 October at the Conquistador Hotel, Workshop Human rights of women and Eradication of Violence Against Women.

In order to empower developers and ministry workers, of different departments were conducted lectures and modules with different issues related to the rights and respect for women.

The primary purpose of the Gender Unit is to promote and implement measures aimed at eradication of physical violence, psychological, sexual, economic or any form of coercion against women, guaranteeing a life free of violence.

Article 01 of the Law Against Femicide and Other Forms of Violence against Women explains its various manifestations, which include: physics, economic, psychological or emotional and sexual. Estas pueden presentarse tanto en el ámbito privado como público. Cualquier mujer que sea agredida tiene derecho de recibir una asistencia integral y acompañamiento por parte de los operadores de justicia para la búsqueda y aplicación de la ley contra el agresor o agresora.

The event was conducted by Elizabeth Belteton, Director of the Gender Unit of the Ministry of Culture and Sports.

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