Research/ M & E

Substance abuse among women and it’s linkages with Domestic violence in major cities of Pakistan

Domestic ViolenceCarried out social assessments as part of the nationwide survey conducted on substance abuse and domestic violence study for the UNDP funded Gender Justice Project. The objectives of the study were

  • To collect information on the extent and patterns of drug use among women in five selected cities.
  • To investigate the correlation between substance abuse and violence
  • against women including domestic violence.
Year 2010-2011
Location Karachi, Lahore, Peshawar, Islamabad/ Rawalpindi and Quetta
Cost Rs. 5.00 million
Duration 6 Months (Sep. 2010- March 2011)
Client(s) Gender Justice Project / UNDP/ Ministry of Narcotics Control, GoP
Role of Organization Lead Consultants