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

Brief Description

Article 34 of the Constitution adopted in 1995, and amended in 2005, includes the following provisions: 

(4) Children are entitled to be protected from social or economic exploitation and shall not be employed in or required to perform work that is likely to be hazardous or to interfere with their education or to be harmful to their health or physical, mental, spiritual, moral or social development.

Source of Information

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

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