Country Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
Year 1979
Type of Measure Violence against women > Constitutional provision
Form of Violence Violence against women and girls

Brief Description

Article 5 of the Constitution adopted in 1979 includes the following provisions: No person shall be subjected to torture or to inhuman or degrading punishment or other treatment.

Source of Information

The Constitution of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 1979, UN Women Constitutional Database

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