Estonia: Information on protection available to women who are victims of domestic violence, and on the mechanisms for redress available to women who are assaulted by husbands or ex-husbands
|Publisher||Canada: Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada|
|Author||Research Directorate, Immigration and Refugee Board, Canada|
|Publication Date||1 May 1995|
|Citation / Document Symbol||EST20773.E|
|Cite as||Canada: Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada, Estonia: Information on protection available to women who are victims of domestic violence, and on the mechanisms for redress available to women who are assaulted by husbands or ex-husbands, 1 May 1995, EST20773.E, available at: http://www.refworld.org/docid/3ae6ac9e58.html [accessed 3 August 2015]|
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For information on the above-mentioned subjects, please consult Country Reports for 1994, which is available at Regional Documentation Centres. Corroborating information could not be found among the sources consulted by the DIRB.
This Response was prepared after researching publicly accessible information currently available to the DIRB within time constraints. This Response is not, and does not purport to be, conclusive as to the merit of any particular claim to refugee status or asylum. Please find below the list of sources consulted in researching this Information Request.
Additional Sources Consulted
Monitor [Washington]. Bi-Monthly.
News from Helsinki Watch [New York]. Monthly.
Revue européenne des migrations internationales [Poitiers]. Bi-Monthly.
Uncaptive Minds [New York]. Quarterly.
On-line search of media sources.