Country Mauritius
Year 2011
Type of Measure Violence against women > Constitutional provision
Form of Violence Violence against women and girls

Brief Description


Section 6 of the Constitution of the Republic of Mauritius adopted in 1968, and amended in 2011, includes the following provisions: 1. No person shall be held in slavery or servitude.
2. No person shall be required to perform forced labour.

Source of Information

Constitution of the Republic of Mauritius 1968 (amended in 2011), UN Women Constitutional Database

 

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