Angola

Region
Africa
Regional Court
Not party to a court
Regional Organisations
African Union
Regional engagement SCORE
Legal System
Civil
International Obligations
Slavery
Servitude
Forced Labour
Human Trafficking

International Instruments

1926 Slavery Convention
Not Party
1953 Protocol to the Slavery Convention
Not Party
1956 Supplementary Slavery Convention
Not Party
1966 ICCPR
10 January 1992
1930 Forced Labour Convention
04 June 1976
2014 Protocol to the 1930 Forced Labour Convention
Not Party
1957 Abolition of Forced Labour Convention
04 June 1976
1999 Worst Forms of Child Labour Convention
13 June 2001
2000 Protocol to Prevent, Suppress and Punish Trafficking in Persons
19 September 2014
1998 Rome Statute of the ICC
Not Party

Summary of Domestic Prohibition

Slavery and Slave Trade
Practices Similar to Slavery
Servitude
Forced or Compulsory Labour
Human Trafficking
Provisions related to slavery are found in the Criminal Code as amended in 2014, which criminalises slavery at article 18 with sentences of 7 to 12 years imprisonment. Provisions on slavery are also found in article 18 Criminalization of Money Laundering Offenses Act 2014, which criminalises slavery as well as the buying and selling of children under 14 years of age for slavery with sentences of 7 to 15 years imprisonment.
There appears to be no legislation in place in Angola which prohibits institutions and practices similar to slavery. 
Provisions related to servitude are found in the Criminal Code as amended in 2014, which criminalises servitude at article 18 with sentences of 7 to 12 years imprisonment.
There appears to be no legislation in place in Angola which prohibits forced labour.
Provisions related to trafficking in persons are found in the Criminal Code as amended in 2014, which prohibits all forms of trafficking in persons. The 2014 Law about the Criminalisation of Infractions Surrounding Money Laundering also criminalises sex trafficking and labour trafficking with penalties of 8 to 12 years imprisonment.

Legislative Provisions

CONSTITUTION OF ANGOLA 2010

PENAL CODE

CRIMINALIZATION OF MONEY LAUNDERING OFFENSES ACT 2014

AMENDMENT TO THE PENAL CODE 2014

GENERAL LABOUR LAW 2000

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