country: Comoros


Comoros signed the Maputo Protocol in February, 2004 and ratified it in March, 2004. A Road Map 2016-2018: A National Action Plan to Combat Violence against Women In 2017, UNICEF contributed to the development of an action plan on child marriage, budget included, however there is no information on the launch of this action plan. 2019 March gubernatorial election resulted in the election of Comoros’s first female governor, Sitti Farouata Mhoudine. Growth and Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper (PRGSP), Comoros development strategy for 2015-2019.

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