INTERNATIONAL COVENANT ON ECONOMIC, SOCIAL AND CULTURAL RIGHTS ADOPTED AND OPENED FOR SIGNATURE, RATIFICATION AND ACCESSION BY GENERAL ASSEMBLY RESOLUTION 2200A (XXI) OF 16 DECEMBER 1966 ENTRY INTO FORCE 3 JANUARY 1976, IN ACCORDANCE WITH ARTICLE 27   Preamble     The States Parties to the present Covenant,    Considering that, in accordance with the principles proclaimed […]

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  CONVENTION CONCERNING EQUAL REMUNERATION FOR MEN AND WOMEN WORKERS FOR WORK OF EQUAL VALUE (NOTE: DATE OF COMING INTO FORCE: 23:05:1953.)   The General Conference of the International Labour Organisation, Having been convened at Geneva by the Governing Body of the International Labour Office, and having met in its Thirty-fourth Session on 6 June […]

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THE EUROPEAN CONVENTION ON HUMAN RIGHTS   The Governments signatory hereto, being Members of the Council of Europe,Considering the Universal Declaration of Human Rights proclaimed by the General Assembly of the United Nations on 10 December 1948;Considering that this Declaration aims at securing the universal and effective recognition and observance of the Rights therein declared;Considering […]

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Convention concerning Discrimination in Respect of Employment and Occupation (Note: Date of coming into force: 15:06:1960.) Convention:C111 Place:Geneva Session of the Conference:42 Date of adoption:25:06:1958 Subject classification: Non-discrimination (Employment and Occupation) Subject classification: Women Subject: Equality of Opportunity and Treatment Status: Up-to-date instrument This instrument is one of the fundamental conventions. The General Conference of […]

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Adopted and opened for signature, ratification and accession by General Assembly resolution 44/25 of 20 November 1989 Entry into force 2 September 1990, in accordance with article 49 Preamble The States Parties to the present Convention, Considering that, in accordance with the principles proclaimed in the Charter of the United Nations, recognition of the inherent […]

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  DECLARATION ON THE RIGHT AND RESPONSIBILITY OF INDIVIDUALS, GROUPS AND ORGANS OF SOCIETY TO PROMOTE AND PROTECT UNIVERSALLY RECOGNIZED HUMAN RIGHTS AND FUNDAMENTAL FREEDOMS The General Assembly, Reaffirming the importance of the observance of the purposes and principles of the Charter of the United Nations for the promotion and protection of all human rights […]

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The States Parties to this Convention, Considering that, in accordance with the principles proclaimed in the Charter of the United Nations, recognition of the equal and inalienable rights of all members of the human family is the foundation of freedom, justice and peace in the world, Recognizing that those rights derive from the inherent dignity […]

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