ICESC

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ICESCInternational Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights
ICESCInternational Conference and Exhibition on Soilless Culture (farming technologies conference)
ICESCInternational Committee for European Security and Co-Operation
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& Cultural Rights, Implementation of the International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights, Second Rep.: Slovakia, [paragraph] 266, U.N.
1985/17, supra note 75, on the review of the composition, organization and administrative arrangements of the Sessional Working Group of Governmental Experts on the Implementation of the International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights. The activities of the Committee can be traced through its sessional reports, from its seventh session, in 1992, until the present, via U.N.
For the drafting history of the Protocol, see, Claire Mahon, "Progress at the Front: The Draft Optional Protocol to the International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights" (2008) 8 HRLR 617; Malcolm Langford, "Closing the Gap?
International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights 1966, 16 December 1966, 993 U.N.T.S.
Since people affected by leprosy should have the same human rights as all people, it is appropriate to make greater use of the International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights (1966).
Cuban Foreign Minister Felipe Perez Roque said the signing of the International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights and the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights "formalizes and reaffirms Cuba's commitment to the rights protected in both instruments which my country has been systematically implementing since the time of the Cuban revolution in 1959";
These are: the Universal Declaration of Human Rights; International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights; International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights; International Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination; Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women; Convention on the Rights of the Child; Convention against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment; and International Convention on the Protection of the Rights of All Migrant Workers and Members of Their Families.
The International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights (ICESCR) was adopted by the United Nations in 1966 and came into effect in 1976.
Foster acknowledges that Article 2 of the International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights contains a somewhat fungible obligation for states parties.
The definition of the right to education and work can be found in the International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights (ICESCR), adopted by the United Nations in 1966, which came into effect in 1976.
McCormick on the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights and the International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights respectively.
(6) Its importance is highlighted by its prominent position in the International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights, the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights, and the Charter of the United Nations: all three documents list self-determination as the first right deserving protection.
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