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 42 of the Constitution adopted in 1991, and amended in 2011, includes the following provisions:The Republic particularly protects mothers, children and minors. A person under 15 years of age cannot be employed. Minors and mothers have the right to particular protection at work. Minors may not be employed in work which is detrimental to their health or morality.

Source of Information

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

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