National Commission for the Prevention and Fight against Domestic Violence
The National Commission for the Prevention and Fight against Domestic Violence is a body created within the scope of the Office of the Attorney General of the Republic, with the objective of creating a space for consultation and monitoring. The space has multi-organizational representation of diverse sectors of the state and the participation of two representatives of Civil Society Organizations with trajectory in the field of the fight against domestic violence. This body has the power to support the development of concrete policies to combat gender-based violence, as well as to monitor existing causes and the implementation of awareness programs. They have been active since 1998.
Formalization: is the innovation embedded in the constitution or legislation, in an administrative act, or not formalized at all?
Frequency: how often does the innovation take place: only once, sporadically, or is it permanent or regular?
Mode of Selection of Participants: is the innovation open to all participants, access is restricted to some kind of condition, or both methods apply?
Type of participants: those who participate are individual citizens, civil society organizations, private stakeholders or a combination of those?
Decisiveness: does the innovation takes binding, non-binding or no decision at all?
Co-governance: is there involvement of the government in the process or not?
- only backed by a governmental program or policy
- Mode of selection of participants
- Type of participants
- civil society
- democratic innovation yields no decision