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The Global Gender Equality Constitutional Database is a repository of gender equality related provisions in 194 constitutions from around the world. The Database was updated in partnership with the International Bar Association's Human Rights Institute (IBAHRI) and with support from the Swedish International Development Agency (SIDA) and the Government of Japan. Experience its wealth and depth of information by starting your search now.

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Vice-President

Palau, English

Any citizen of Palau who is not less than thirty-five (35) years of age and has been a resident of Palau for the five (5) years immediately preceding the election shall be eligible to hold the office of President or Vice President. (Art. VIII, Sec. 3)

Vice-President

Palau, English

The President and Vice President shall be elected in a nationwide election for a term of four years. ... (Art. VIII, Sec. 4)

Vice-President

Palau, English

The Vice President shall serve as a member of the cabinet and have such other responsibilities as may be assigned by the President. (Art. VIII, Sec. 2)

Vice-President

Zimbabwe, English

(1) A person qualifies for election as President or Vice-President if he or she—
(a) is a Zimbabwean citizen by birth or descent;
(b) has attained the age of forty years;
(c) is ordinarily resident in Zimbabwe; and
(d) is registered as a voter.
… (Sec. 91)

Vice-President

Zimbabwe, English


(2) Every candidate for election as President must nominate two persons to stand for election jointly with him or her as Vice-Presidents, and must designate one of those persons as his or her candidate for first Vice-President and the other as his or her candidate for second Vice-President.
(3) The President and the Vice-Presidents are directly elected jointly by registered voters throughout Zimbabwe, and the procedure for their election is as prescribed in the Electoral Law.
… (Sec. 92)

Vice-President

Uganda, English

A person is not qualified for election as President unless that person is-
a. is a citizen of Uganda by birth;
b. is a registered voter; and
c. has completed a minimum formal education of Advanced Level standard or its equivalent.
… (Art. 102)

Vice-President

Uganda, English

1. There shall be a Vice President of Uganda.
2. The President shall, with the approval of Parliament by a simple majority, appoint a Vice President.

4. The qualifications prescribed for the office of President by article 102 of this Constitution shall apply to the office of Vice President.
… (Art. 108)

Vice-President

Egypt, Arabic

يشترط فيمن يترشح رئيسًا للجمهورية أن يكون مصريًا من أبوين مصريين، وألا يكون قد حمل، أو أي من والديه أو زوجه جنسية دولة أخرى، وأن يكون متمتعًا بحقوقه المدنية والسياسية، وأن يكون قد أدى الخدمة العسكرية أو أعفي منها قانونا، وألا تقل سنه يوم فتح باب الترشح عن أربعين سنة ميلادية، ويحدّد القانون شروط التّرشح الأخرى. (المادّة 141)

Egypt, English

A presidential candidate must be an Egyptian born to Egyptian parents, and neither he or his parents or his spouse may have held any other nationality. He must enjoy civil and political rights, must have performed the military service or have been exempted therefrom by law, and shall not be less than forty calendar years of age on the day of commencing candidacy registration. Other requirements for candidacy shall be set out by Law. (Art. 141)

Vice-President

Egypt, Arabic

لرئيس الجمهورية أن يعين نائباً له أو أكثر، ويحدد إختصاصاتهم، وله أن يفوضهم في بعض اختصاصاته، وأن يعفيهم من مناصبهم، وأن يقبل إستقالتهم.

وتسري في شأن نواب رئيس الجمهورية الأحكام الواردة بالدستور في المواد 141، 145،144، 173،148. (المادّة 151مكرراً)

Egypt, English

The President of the Republic may appoint one vice president or more, determine their competencies, and may delegate them in some of his duties, relieve them of their posts, and accept their resignation.

The provisions of the Constitution shall apply to the Vice-Presidents of the Republic in articles 141, 144, 145, 148 and 173. … (Art. 151bis)5

Vice-President

South Sudan, English

1. The Vice President shall be appointed by the President subject to approval by a two-thirds majority of all members of the National Legislative Assembly.

3. The Vice President shall fulfill the conditions of eligibility for the office of the President as prescribed by this Constitution.
… (Art. 104)