Country Vanuatu
Year 1981
Type of Measure Violence against women > Legislation
Form of Violence Violence against women and girls

Brief Description


The Penal Code [Cap 135] under section 150, prohibits unlawful discrimination on the ground of sex, ethnicity or religion, and provided for a two year imprisonment as penalty.

Source of Information

Government of Vanuatu, National Review on Beijing +20, 2014 p. 16