Country Albania
Year 2012
Type of Measure Violence against women > Constitutional provision
Form of Violence Violence against women and girls

Brief Description


Article 54 of the Constitution adopted in 1998, and amended in 2012, includes the following provisions:3. Every child has the right to be protected from violence, ill treatment, exploitation and from performing any work, especially under the minimum age for child labor, which could damage his health and morals or endanger his life or normal development.

Source of Information

Constitution of the Republic of Albania 1998 (amended in 2012), UN Women Constitutional Database