Overcoming the Challenges to the Effective Implementation of the Violence Against Persons Prohibition Act in Nigerian States

Overcoming the Challenges to the Effective Implementation of the Violence Against Persons Prohibition Act in Nigerian States
These policy briefs give an update to the status of the uptake of the VAPPA by the 36 states and provides information on the current status of the Law in each state specifically.  They are aimed at guiding decision makers and relevant stakeholders in facilitating effective engagement towards successful implementation of the law in the state.  
A woman speaking into a microphone at a town hall meeting in Nigeria
Introduction