Programmes

Cyber Crimes and Violence Against Adolescent Girls and Women

DURATION

2015 — 2016

LOCALE

Sri Lanka

DONOR

National Committee on Women (NCW)- Ministry of Women and ChildAffairs, Sri Lanka

OBSERVATIONS/RESULTS

To set the study in context, the current laws and the administrative framework relating to cyber-crimes, and their efficacy in dealing with cyber-crimes against women and adolescent girls were also reviewed.

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