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

Brief Description


Section 7 of the Constitution of the Republic of Mauritius adopted in 1968, and amended in 2011, includes the following provisions: No person shall be subjected to torture or to inhuman or degrading punishment or other such treatment.

Source of Information

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

 

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