Human-Rights-Committee-decision-on-the-merits.pdf
Human-Rights-Committee-decision-on-the-merits.pdf
GI-ESCR and FIDA-Kenya Advocate for Women's Housing and Land Rights before the Human Rights Committee
and other productive resources.  The report was submitted to the Human Rights Committee in July and of Endorois Welfare Council v Kenya. The Joint Parallel Report can be found HERE. The Concluding Observations of the Human Rights Committee are HERE. See the Press Release from the Civil and Political Rights Centre HERE. session in Geneva. The GI-ESCR and FIDA-Kenya participated in both a formal meeting with the Human Rights Committee as the GI-ESCR facilitated FIDA-Kenya's participation at the Human Rights Committee during its 105th GI-ESCR and FIDA-Kenya Advocate for Women's Housing and Land Rights before the Human Rights Committee
Threatened forced eviction of the the Dobri Jeliazkov community (Sofia, Bulgaria)
Human Rights Committee of the situation as well as the Special Rapporteur on the right to adequate 1125 Sofia Bulgaria      UPDATE: On 9 May 2012 the Human Rights Committee intervened with the Jeliazkov community.  The community now has no access to running water.  The GI-ESCR urgently notified the launched a case before the Human Rights Committee that resulted in the first ever Interim Measures by the
Human Rights Committee to look into extra-territorial obligation to protect human rights
Report to the Human Rights Committee regarding violations of Germany’s extra-territorial obligation unable to realize their right to a remedy in either Uganda or Germany. At its July 2012 session, the next session of the Human Rights Committee at which Germany is up for its periodic review. Here is the Human Rights Committee addressed these concerns in it's List of Issues related to the periodic the foundation for future work on extra-territorial obligations under the ICCPR, including at the
Complaint filed before Human Rights Committee condemning forced evictions in the Philippines
.”  The Human Rights Committee is an impartial, independent human rights mechanism sitting in Geneva Complaint filed before Human Rights Committee condemning forced evictions in the Philippines necessary to bring to an end the impunity with which forced evictions are carried out in the Philippines , filed an Individual Complaint before the Human Rights CommitteeThe Complaint seeks accountability
Human Rights Committee Prevents Forced Eviction of Roma Community in Bulgaria
of access to water. In 2011, the Human Rights Committee issued its first ever temporary injunction In a landmark decision in the case of Liliana Naidenova et al. v. Bulgaria, the Human Rights Committee issued Economic, Social and Cultural Rights (GI-ESCR) launched the case before the Human Rights Committee in a permanent injunction preventing the forced eviction of the Dobri Jeliazkov community in of 2011 Roma evictions in Sofia before the Human Rights Committee and decided immediately to send you
Human Rights Committee scrutinizes the United States regarding extra-territorial human rights obligations
its treaty obligations. UPDATE The Human Rights Committee issued the following Concluding Human Rights Committee scrutinizes the United States regarding extra-territorial human rights obligations and provides the Committee the opportunity to finally settle this misinterpretation by the U.S. of monitors compliance with the International Covenant on found HERE and HERE.  A Summary of the Human Rights Committee's questioning can be found HERE Human Rights Committee scrutinizes the United States regarding extra-territorial human rights obligations The Human Rights Committee, which
Recognizing the Indivisibility of the Right to Life with Economic, Social and Cultural Rights
only provides relevant information to the Human Rights Committee on the content of Art. 6, but is Rights In its Written Submission to the Human Rights Committee, the Global Initiative for Economic demonstrate that the right to life requires States to abide by both negative and positive human rights present state of human rights law, including the Human Rights Committee's own pronouncements, to
Human Rights Committee to consider case of forced eviction in The Philippines
Human Rights Committee to consider case of forced eviction in The Philippines The Human Rights Committee officially registered the case of Garsain et al. v. The Philippines. The Human Rights Committee is an impartial, independent human rights mechanism sitting in Geneva . Policemen were armed with M14, M16 and 45 caliber firearms. Since access to justice was denied in The Philippines, the complaint is asking the Human Rights Committee to hold the Government accountable to its human rights obligations under the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights. The
Human Rights Committee addresses violations of housing, water and sanitation rights under the ICCPR
, the Human Rights Committee has adopted a List of Issues that will define the scope of the next to the Human Rights Committee calling on the Committee to question Israel's compliance with the work initiated by staff from the Global Initiative for Economic, Social and Cultural Rights in 2010
2014 ETOs
2014 Extra-territorial Obligations Filed the first Individual Complaint before the Human Rights Committee dealing with ETOs in the context of corporate accountability, requiring States to regulate
2011 Bulgaria
Rights Committee issued a landmark decision in which it a forced eviction in Sofia was the first complaint of its kind before the UN Human Rights Committee. Following our intervention, the Human
Human Rights Committee recognizes Extra-Territorial Obligations under the ICCPR
companies acting abroad allegedly in contravention of relevant human rights standards, the Committee is Human Rights Committee recognizes Extra-Territorial Obligations under the ICCPR Human Rights Committee recognizes Extra-Territorial Obligations under the International Covenant on and Cultural Rights (GI-ESCR) intervened with a Parallel Report to the Human Rights Committee regarding Civil and Political Rights 27 November 2012 The Human Rights Committee recently issued its pronouncements, the Human Rights Committee made clear the extra-territorial scope of human rights obligations
Global Initiative for ESCR advocates for accountability to extra-territorial human rights obligations
The Global Initiative intervened with a Parallel Report to the Human Rights Committee regarding
Canada's extra-territorial human rights obligations to be scrutinized under both human rights Covenants
International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights The Human Rights Committee, which monitors compliance with the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights (ICCPR), is set to scrutinize .  Canada will appear before the Committee in February 2016 for its periodic review. Like the Human Rights Committee, the
Bulgaria
community now has no access to running water. The GI-ESCR urgently notified the Human Rights Committee as Procedures HERE. FURTHER UPDATE On 9 May 2012 the Human Rights Committee intervened with the Government community. See the update to the Human Rights Committee HERE. See the Urgent Action to Special Economic, Social and Cultural Rights (GI-ESCR) launched a case before the Human Rights Committee seeking the Human Rights Committee's intervention can be found HERE. See Press Release HERE. UPDATE In an
Palestinian village’s complaint against Canada registered with the UN Human Rights Committee
PRESS RELEASE Palestinian village’s complaint against Canada registered with the UN Human Rights Committee "Enforce the law Palestinian village’s complaint against Canada registered with the UN Human Rights Committee (Bil’in, Palestine) The United Nations Human Rights Committee, which enforces the International . The decision could be groundbreaking both in terms of corporate accountability and with regard to to the complaint and it is hoped that the Human Rights Committee will make a final decision in 2014
Human Rights Committee questions Israel on rights related to housing, water, sanitation and agricultural land
resulted in the some of the strongest statements by the Human Rights Committee to date on Committee 2010 Concluding Observations are available HERE. COHRE / Al Haq 2010 Parallel Report is available HERE. Rights, the Human Rights Committee this week questioned Israel on violations of rights related to , Social and Cultural Rights Parallel Report for the List of Issues is available HERE. Human Rights
Human Rights Committee set to scrutinize the United States regarding extra-territorial human rights obligations
monitors compliance with the International Covenant Human Rights Committee set to scrutinize the United States regarding extra-territorial human rights obligations The Human Rights Committee, which Human Rights Committee set to scrutinize the United States regarding extra-territorial human rights obligations
2012 Kenya
housing as well as access to, control over and the use of land and other productive resources. The Human Rights Committee in its Concluding Observations asked that the State of Kenya “guarantee equality
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