last updated July 2014

GENDER EQUALITY

Constitution of Morocco, Article 5 (1996-2011)

Constitution of Morocco, Article 19 (2011) (French)

Nationality Law Amended (Article 6) 2007 (French)  (This law gives a child Moroccan citizenship if their mother is Moroccan.  Before enactment, citizenship could only be gained through the father)

DOMESTIC VIOLENCE

Moroccan Family Code Reforms (2004)

SEXUAL ASSAULT

Moroccan Penal Law: Amendment Concerning Rape Laws (Article 475) (French)

SEXUAL HARASSMENT

Moroccan Labor Code (Article 40)

Moroccan Penal Code (Article 503-1) (French)

TRAFFICKING IN WOMEN

Immigration Law (2003) (French) 

Moroccan Penal Code: Prohibiting Forced Prostitution and Prostitution of a Minor (Articles, 497-499) (French) 

NATIONAL PLAN OF ACTION

Program for the fight against gender-based violence through the empowerment of women and girls in Morocco (French)

Plan Operationnel de la Strategie Nationale De Lutte Contre La Violence A L’egard Des Femmes (French) (Operational Plan for the National Strategy Combatting Violence Against Women)