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The Rights App is a mobile application that serves as a free reference guide to international human rights law. It contains the full text of the Universal Declaration of Human...

On 10 December 2008, coinciding with the 60th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, the United Nations General Assembly adopted the Optional Protocol to the International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights (OP-ICESCR). The Optional...

Developed by an ESCR-Net Member

French version of the guide "Claiming ESCR at the United Nations: a manual on utilizing the OP-ICESCR in strategic litigation". This...

Developed thanks to the collective work of ESCR-Net Members

Amnesty International and ESCR-Net formed a coalition to intervene in this case on the right to housing in Canada. Please access the amicus here....

This legal opinion is presented in response to a request by the Author to provide an expert view on issues raised in Communication No. 2348/2014 that may be of assistance to the Human Rights Committee (Committee). 

The members of ESCR-Net’s Strategic Litigation...

The International Network for Economic, Social and Cultural Rights has launched the new publication "Claiming ESCR at the United Nations: a manual on utilizing the OP-ICESCR in strategic litigation"