Country Djibouti
Year 2010
Type of Measure Violence against women > Constitutional provision
Form of Violence Violence against women and girls

Brief Description


Article 16 of the Contitution of the Republic of Djibouti adopted in 1992, and amended in 2010, included the following provisions: No one may be submitted to torture, or to inhuman, cruel, degrading or humiliating actions or treatment.

Source of Information

The Constitution of the Republic of Djibouti 1992 (amended in 2010), UN Women Constitutional Database.

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