Country The Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia
Year 2011
Type of Measure Violence against women > Constitutional provision
Form of Violence Violence against women and girls

Brief Description


Article 11 of the Constitution adopted in 1991, and amended in 2011, includes the following provisions: The human right to physical and moral dignity is irrevocable. Any form of torture, or inhuman or humiliating conduct or punishment, is prohibited. Forced labour is prohibited.

Source of Information

Constitution of the Republic of Macedonia 1991 (amended in 2011), UN Women Constitutional Database

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