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

Brief Description

Article 28 of the Constitution adopted in 1996, and amended in 2013, includes the following provisions: Everyone has the right to respect of his or her dignity.
No one shall be subjected to torture, cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment or punishment that violates his or her dignity.  No person shall be subjected to medical, scientific or other experiments without his or her free consent.

Source of Information

Constitution of Ukraine 1996 (amended in 2013), UN Women Constitutional Database

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