Country Kenya
Year 2010
Type of Measure Violence against women > Constitutional provision
Form of Violence Violence against women and girls

Brief Description


Article 25 of the Constitution of Kenya adopted in 2010 includes the following provisions on violence against women: Despite any other provision in this Constitution, the following rights and fundamental freedoms shall not be limited—(a) freedom from torture and cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment or punishment; (b) freedom from slavery or servitude;

Source of Information

Constitution of Kenya 2010, UN Women Constitutional Database

 

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