The Spanish Agency for International Development Cooperation (AECID) is
providing 385,951 EUR for an information campaign to raise public
awareness of the Law on the Prevention of Domestic Violence.
This will help the Ministry of Culture, Sports, and Tourism to reach
its target of reducing the number of households that report incidents of
domestic violence by 10 -15 percent each year.
Ministry also announced that it is in the process of drawing up a
national action programme to targeting domestic violence in 2012 - 2015,
with a view to 2020.
Subsequently, it will support
the Joint Communication Campaign for Prevention of Domestic
Violence (JCC) and distribute information on the issue and family
building through the mass media.-VNA