Nº 18 December 2020

ISSN: 2173-8254

Joining pieces against violence

Country: Chile

In the commune of Lo Prado, a program for the human development of women is currently being implemented, which we have called UNIENDO PIEZAS CONTRA LA VIOLENCIA (UPCV), JOINING PIECES AGAINST VIOLENCE in English. It is a circuit of integrated actions for the prevention, support and reparation in the approach to violence against women, an initiative that has been underway since March 2017, with a prelude to at least a decade of local public and community experiences around this problem. UPCV operates thanks to the articulation of a sustained work in the commune, where civil society, the Government and the Municipality register important