Members of the Supreme Family Council met on Saturday to discuss formation of teams aimed at addressing domestic violence and social changes in the Kuwaiti society.
Minister of Education and Minister of Higher Education Dr. Mohammad Al-Fares said in a statement a team would be tasked with monitoring medical and social developments of the society and how they were related to objectives of the supreme council.
A second team will be preparing and establishing a center to house those subjected to domestic violence, he said. The family guidance team, he added, briefed the council about awareness campaigns to address domestic violence.
Al-Fares noted that Dr. Amthal Al-Huwaila, head of the social observatory team, briefed the council about mechanisms of monitoring and documenting changes in the society in order to address all negative impacts.
The council meeting was chaired by Minister of Social Affairs and Labor, and Minister of state for Economic Affairs Hind Al-Sabeeh.