Violence and Injury Prevention and Disability (VIP)

Domestic violence policy documents

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National policy documents

Australia

Family violence and sexual assault in indigenous communities: "walking the talk" (2004)

Belgium

Direction de l'Égalité des Chances… priorités, missions, activités et perspectives (2004)

Canada

Spousal/Partner violence (Nova Scotia, 2004)

Canada

Domestic violence action plan 2005 (Ontario, 2005)

Finland

Action program to prevent intimate partner and domestic violence 2004–2007 (2005)

New Zealand

Domestic Violence Act 1995, process evaluation (2000)

New Zealand

TeRito: Family violence prevention strategy (2002)

New Zealand

New Zealand family violence prevention strategy (2004)

Norway

Action plan to combat domestic violence, 2004–2007 (2004)

Portugal

Second national plan against domestic violence 2003–2006 (2003)

United Kingdom

Current developments in law and policy on domestic violence in the UK (2002)

United Kingdom

Domestic violence strategy 2003-2005 (Bradford, 2003)

United Kingdom

Domestic violence and abuse strategy 2005-2008 (Gloucestershire, 2005)

United Kingdom

Domestic violence strategy 2004-2008 (Haringey, 2004)

United Kingdom

2nd London domestic violence strategy (London, 2005)

United Kingdom

Domestic violence corporate strategy 2005-2008 (London borough, 2005)

United Kingdom

Tackling violence at home, the government's proposals on domestic violence (Northern Ireland, 2003)

United Kingdom

A strategic action plan for tackling domestic violence (Scotland, 2001)

United Kingdom

Domestic Violence, Crime and Victims Bill (Scotland, 2003)

United Kingdom

Domestic Violence, Crime and Victims Act (Scotland, 2004)

United Kingdom

Domestic violence action plan 2005-2006 (Tower Hamlets, 2005)

United Kingdom

Domestic violence - A strategy for Warwickshire (Warwickshire, 2007)

United States of America

Domestic violence court action plan, US Office of the State Courts Administrator (2004)

United States of America

Action plan for interpersonal violence prevention (Alaska, 2005)

United States of America

Strategic plan on the criminal justice response to domestic violence 2005-2009 (Seattle, 2005)

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