Advancing Economic, Social and Cultural Rights (ESCR):The Role of the Optional Protocol to the International Covenant on ESCR in Securing Access to Justice.

Start Date: 
Thursday, April 23, 2015 - 17:05
End Date: 
Thursday, April 23, 2015 - 17:05
African Commission on Human and Peoples’ Rights, 56th Session, Banjul, The Gambia

Banjul, Gambia.

Welcome: Ivahanna Larrosa, NGO Coalition for the OP-ICESCR

Moderator: Dr. Mabassa Fall, FIDH Representative to the African Union

Keynote Speaker:  Commissioner Mahamed Khalfallah, Chair of Working Group on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights-ACHPR


Dr. Ebenezer Durojaye, Community Law Center, South Africa

Andrew Songa, Kenyan Human Rights Commission, Kenya 

Pauline Vata Musangi, Economic and Social Rights Centre - Hakijamii, Kenya

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