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Constitution of Maldives.

Country/Territory
Maldives
Document type
Constitution
Date
2008
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Water
Keyword
Basic legislation Biodiversity Civil and political rights Codified constitution Ecosystem preservation Explicit mention of international treaties Fundamental human rights Gender and natural resources Private land Protection of environment Right to clean/healthy environment Right to food Right to property Supremacy of international law Territorial sea Unitary state Rule of law Sustainable development Right to water
Geographical area
Asia, Small Island Developing States, Southern Asia
Entry into force notes
The Constitution of Maldives came into effect on 7 August 2008, also immediately replacing and repealing the Constitution of 1998.
Full text
English
Website
www.constituteproject.org