Country Tunisia
Year 2014
Type of Measure Violence against women > Constitutional provision
Form of Violence Violence against women and girls

Brief Description


Article 23 of the Constitution adopted in 2014 includes the following provisions on violence against women: The state protects human dignity and physical integrity, and prohibits mental and physical torture.
Crimes of torture are not subject to any statute of limitations.

Source of Information

Constitution of the Tunisian Republic 2014, UN Women Constitutional Provision

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