Country Uganda
Year 2005
Type of Measure Violence against women > Constitutional provision
Form of Violence Violence against women and girls

Brief Description


Article 24 of the Constitution adopted in 1995, and amended in 2005, includes the following provisions : No person shall be subjected to any form of torture or cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment or punishment.

Source of Information

Constitution of the Republic of Uganda 1995 (amended in 2005),  UN Women Constitutional Database

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