Country Zimbabwe
Year 2013
Type of Measure Violence against women > Constitutional provision
Form of Violence Violence against women and girls

Brief Description


Section 81 of the Constitution adopted in 2013 includes the following provisions:

(1) Every child, that is to say every boy and girl under the age of eighteen years, has the right—

(e) to be protected from economic and sexual exploitation, from child labour, and from maltreatment, neglect or any form of abuse.

Source of Information

Constitution of Zimbabwe 2013, UN Women Constitutional Database

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