Title Indonesia: 1. Please advise what avenues for assistance are open to a female victim of domestic violence in Indonesia i.e. women's shelters, NGO and government agencies, etc? What processes would need to be followed in order to gain that assistance? 2. What access do female victims of domestic violence in Indonesia have to state protection i.e. police and jurisdictional protection? What are the processes involved in accessing that protection? 3. Are women able to initiate divorce in Indonesia? If so, what is the process?
Publisher Australia: Refugee Review Tribunal
Publication Date 18 February 2010
Country Indonesia
Topics Domestic violence | SGBV | State protection | Women's rights
Citation / Document Symbol IDN36243
Cite as Australia: Refugee Review Tribunal, Indonesia: 1. Please advise what avenues for assistance are open to a female victim of domestic violence in Indonesia i.e. women's shelters, NGO and government agencies, etc? What processes would need to be followed in order to gain that assistance? 2. What access do female victims of domestic violence in Indonesia have to state protection i.e. police and jurisdictional protection? What are the processes involved in accessing that protection? 3. Are women able to initiate divorce in Indonesia? If so, what is the process? , 18 February 2010, IDN36243, available at: http://www.refworld.org/docid/4f4b883d2.html [accessed 20 September 2014]
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