Cambodia’s Violence Against Children Survey

22/10/2014

The Cambodia’s Violence Against Children Survey 2013 provides, for the first time, national estimates that show the magnitude and nature of violence experienced by girls and young women, and boys and young men in Cambodia.

This study launched with SRSG Santos Pais was led by the Ministry of Women’s Affairs and the Ministry of Social Affairs, Veterans and Youth Rehabilitation, and coordinated by UNICEF and the US Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) – will inform action on the part of the government to prevent and respond to violence against children by, among others, promoting a change in perception, attitudes and practices.