Country Turkey
Year 2011
Type of Measure Violence against women > Constitutional provision
Form of Violence Violence against women and girls

Brief Description


Article 41 of the Constitution adopted in 1982, and amended in 2011, includes the following provisions: The State shall take measures for the protection of the children against all kinds of abuse and violence.

Source of Information

Constitution of the Republic of Turkey 1982 (amended in 2011), UN Women Constitutional Database

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