Protection of our Nation’s Women
House of Representatives - 4th Session - 11th Republican Parliament
WHEREAS the United Nations established seventeen (17) Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to transform the world by 2030;
AND WHEREAS the second target under SDG number five (5) states, â€œthe elimination all forms of violence against all women and girls in the public and private spheres, including trafficking and sexual and other types of exploitationâ€;
AND WHEREAS women are increasingly becoming victims of domestic abuse, violent crime and human trafficking in Trinidad and Tobago;
BE IT RESOLVED that the Government take urgent steps to ensure the protection of our nationâ€™s women.
(By the Member for Fyzabad)