Country Oman
Year 2011
Type of Measure Violence against women > Constitutional provision
Form of Violence Violence against women and girls

Brief Description

Article 12 of the Constitution adopted in 1996, and amended in 2011, includes the following provisions: It is not permissible to impose any compulsory work on anyone except by virtue of a law, for rendering a public service, and for a fair remuneration.

Source of Information

Oman, Basic Statute of the State 1996 (amended in 2011), UN Women Constitutional Database

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