Workplace Policy Concept
The so-called workplace policy is a commitment from the employer / inside position themselves both internally and externally against domestic violence. throug the implementation of this concept, employers should be encouraged to establish supporting structures within the company where women can seek help, information and orientation. To increase awareness, training programmes for employees should be caried out and guidelines for the workplace targeting domestic violence should be developed, in order to increase knowledge and give women a possibility to get support.
Aims and objectives
The aim is to encourage employers to give more attention on the issue domestic violence and make aware of the consequences within the workplace.
Results and impact
An evaluation has been carried out in 2010 based on 500 questioneries in different enterprises.
Senate for Economy, Tecnology and Women (Berlin), BIG Hotline, TERRE DES FEMMES
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