Country Turkmenistan
Year 2007
Type of Measure Violence against women > Legislation
Form of Violence Trafficking

Brief Description


The Suppression of Trafficking in Persons Act was adopted in 2007 in which the legal and organizational foundation for combating trafficking in persons in Turkmenistan was established and provides State guarantees for freedom of the individual as well as the protection of society from such practices.

Source of Information

A/HRC/WG.6/16/TKM/1, para 90