Protocol to the African Charter on Human and Peoples' Rights on the Rights of Women in Africa 2003, para. g
For the purpose of the present Protocol: g) Harmful Practices means all behaviour, attitudes and/or practices which negatively affect the fundamental rights of women and girls, such as their right to life, health, dignity, education and physical integrity;
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Protocol to the African Charter on Human and Peoples' Rights on the Rights of Women in Africa (2003), Article 1, g.