Country Indonesia
Year 2002
Type of Measure Violence against women > Constitutional provision
Form of Violence Violence against women and girls

Brief Description

Article 28G of the Constitution adopted in 1945, and amended in 2002, includes the following provisions: Every person shall have the right to be free from torture or inhumane and degrading treatment, and shall have the right to obtain political asylum from another country.

Source of Information

The 1945 Constitution of the Republic of Indonesia (amended in 2002), UN Women Constitutional Database


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