Country Tuvalu
Year 2008
Type of Measure Violence against women > Legislation
Form of Violence Violence against women and girls, Child, early and forced marriage

Brief Description


The Marriage Act is an act relating to the solemnisation and registration of marriages.  This Act includes prohibitions including prohibitions against marriage with a girl under the age of 16.

Source of Information

CEDAW/C/TUV/2 pages 33, 99

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