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

Brief Description

Article 68 of the Constitution adopted in 1982, and amended in 2013, includes the following provisions: Every person has the right to have his physical, mental, and moral integrity respected. No one shall be subjected to torture, or to cruel, inhuman, or degrading punishment or treatment

Source of Information

Constitution of the Republic of Honduras 1982 (amended in 2013), UN Women Constitutional Database

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