Country Viet Nam
Year 2013
Type of Measure Violence against women > Constitutional provision
Form of Violence Violence against women and girls

Brief Description

Article 57 of the Constitution adopted in 1992, and amended in 2013, includes the following provisions:

2. The State, society and family are responsible for protecting and caring for the health of mothers and children, and for family planning.

Source of Information

Constitution of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam 1992, (amended in 2013), UN Women Constitutional Database

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