Country Kyrgyzstan
Year 2010
Type of Measure Violence against women > Constitutional provision
Form of Violence Violence against women and girls

Brief Description

Article 22 of the Constitution adopted in 2010 includes the following provisions: 1. No one may be subjected to torture or other inhuman, cruel or degrading forms of treatment or punishment.
2. Each person deprived of liberty shall have the right to human treatment and respect of human dignity.

Source of Information

Constitution of the Kyrgyz Republic 2010, UN Women Constitutional Database


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