Country Albania
Year 2010
Type of Measure Violence against women > Legislation
Form of Violence Sexual harassment

Brief Description


The Law on Protection from Discrimination (2010) defines sexual harassment as:

"[...] that form of discrimination that occurs in the case of an undesirable conduct, when it is related to any of the causes mentioned in article 1 of this law, which has the purpose or effect of violating the dignity of a person and the creation of an intimidating, hostile, degrading, humiliating or offensive environment for that person, as well as in the case of a less favourable treatment performed as a result of an objection or failure to submit by the person affected by such a behaviour."

Full Text

Law on protection from Discrimination