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

Brief Description

Article 90 of the Constitution of the Republic of Cabo Verde in 1992, and amended in 2010, includes the following provisions: The family, the society and the State should guarantee the protection of a child against any form of discrimination and of oppression, as well as against the abusive exercise of authority in the family, in public or private institutions to which they may be entrusted and also against child labor exploitation.

Source of Information

Constitution of the Republic of Cabo Verde 1992 (amended in 2010), UN Women Constitutional Database


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