Country Lesotho
Year 2001
Type of Measure Violence against women > Constitutional provision
Form of Violence Violence against women and girls

Brief Description

Section 8 of the Constition of Lesotho as amended in 2001, includes the following provisions: No person shall be subjected to torture or to inhuman or degrading punishment or other treatment.

Source of Information

Constitution of Lesotho (amended in 2001 ), UN Women Constitutional Database


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