Country Slovenia
Year 2013
Type of Measure Violence against women > Constitutional provision
Form of Violence Violence against women and girls

Brief Description


Article 21 of the Constitution adopted in 1991, and amended in 2013, includes the following provisions: Violence of any form against any person whose liberty has been restricted in any way is prohibited, as is the use of any form of coercion in obtaining confessions and statements.

Source of Information

Constitution of the Republic of Slovenia 1991 (amended in 2013), UN Women Constitutional Database

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