Spain: Submission to the UN Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights, 48th session, May 2012

By Amnesty International, , Index number: EUR 41/005/2012

In this briefing to the United Nations Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights Amnesty International provides information on and raises concerns in relation to Spain’s implementation of the International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights. In particular, it focuses on the enforceability of economic, social and cultural rights in Spain, the prohibition of discrimination, protection and assistance to the family in respect of gender violence, right to adequate housing, right to the highest attainable standard of physical and mental health and right to education.

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