The two departments have made arrangements to strengthen judicial assistance for women in need

2022-06-11 0 By

The Supreme People’s Procuratorate (SPP) and the All-China Women’s Federation (ACWF) have jointly issued a circular to launch a special campaign to “pay attention to women in need and strengthen special judicial assistance”, according to the SPP on Monday.The campaign was launched in March and will last until the end of this year.According to the circular, procuratorial organs should focus on five categories of women in need who meet the criteria for assistance. First, rural women should be monitored to prevent them from returning to poverty.Second, women who suffer from domestic violence, sexual assault, trafficking and other illegal and criminal acts;3. Women whose main labor force in their families died or lost their ability to work due to violations of laws or crimes, and who bear the duty of raising minor children and supporting the elderly;Fourth, women suffering from serious diseases or disabilities;Fifth, elderly women who have no support ability or no one to support.According to the notice, due to employment discrimination, sexual harassment in the workplace and other civil infringement cases may lead to a difficult life, difficult to solve through legal channels, and Sue divorce, family violence and difficulties of life, according to the actual situation that women in need of help, case is dealt with to the procuratorial organs can also women’s organizations to carry out the work of helping together.(Reporter Liu Shuo) Source: People’s Daily