UK milestones: International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights

In June 2016, the UN Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights (CESCR) will examine the UK’s State report, on the basis of the list of issues decided upon in October 2015.

In 2015, the Equality and Human Rights Commission gave an Oral Statement at the Pre-Sessional Working Group of the UN Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights and published a report on Socio-economic rights in the UK.

Information about the International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights on the Equality and Human Rights Commission website.

Just Fair’s Response to the List of Issues from the UN Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights. Guidance and background information (published in February 2016).