Eritrea - Age of Consent

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Facts about the country

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ERITREA LAWS: 1. Has no sodomy laws

 

 

 

 

LEGISLATION


 

ERITREA

Legislation against child sex tourism

Penalties relating to sex offences and crime against children in the country.

  • for the sex exploiter (customer).

Age of child (girls)

Type of sexual offence/crime

Penalty

Under 15 years Any indecent act perpetrated or attempted with violence Penal Code, Art. 589 Up to 15 years imprisonment
Under 15 years Any indecent act perpetrated or attempted without violence Penal Code, Art. 594 Up to 5 years imprisonment
Between 15 & 18 years Sexual act with the under aged Penal Code, Art. 595 Up to 3 years imprisonment
Between 15 & 18 years Sexual act performed by giving false promises to marriage Penal Code, Art. 696 Up to 3 years imprisonment
  • for the procurer or trafficker who procures, seduces or traffics another person for prostitution

Age of child

Type of sexual offence/crime

Penalty

Under 18 years
Intermediary acts between persons engaging in prostitution. Penal code, Art. 605 Up to 5 years imprisonment.
A fine up to 10.000 Birr

 

 

 

 http://www.world-tourism.org/sextouri/legislat.htm

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