Country Uganda
Year 2010
Type of Measure Other relevant laws > Property/Inheritance law
Form of Violence Other harmful practices

Brief Description

Article 27 of the Land Act States that any decision taken in respect of land that denies women, children, or people with disabilities access to ownership, occupation or use of any land or imposes conditions that violate Articles 33,34,and 35 of the Constitution on any ownership, occupation, or use of any land shall be null and void.

Source of Information

The Government of Uganda, National Review on Beijing +20, 2014, para. 92