Country Turkmenistan
Year 2008
Type of Measure Violence against women > Constitutional provision
Form of Violence Violence against women and girls

Brief Description


Article 23 of the Constitution adopted in 1992, and amended in 2008, includes the following provisions: No one can be subjected to torture, cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment, or punishment, and without his consent to medical (medicinal or medical) or other experiments.

Source of Information

Constitution of Turkmenistan 1992 (amended in 2008), UN Women Constitutional Database

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