Home page > English > ESC Rights Caselaw

ESC Rights Caselaw

Justiciability is the possibility of resorting to judicial proceedings (mediation, arbitration tribunals and courts). What does the specificity of the rigth is the opportunity to bring such actions. This section presents court decisions in relation to violations of economic, social and cultural rights in different countries.

This section's articles


Supreme Court of Argentina uses Creative Enforcement Strategies on Environmental Rights

ESCR-Net Caselaw Database on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights related jurisprudence, cases and other decisions
Friday 4 March 2011

In July 2004, a group of residents of the Matanza/Riachuelo basin filed a suit before the Supreme Court of Argentina against the national government, the Province of Buenos Aires, the City of Buenos Aires and 44 companies seeking compensation for damages resulting from pollution of the basin.

 > continue


New Delhi High Court Upholds Women’s Human Rights to Food and Health

ESCR-Net Caselaw Database on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights related jurisprudence, cases and other decisions
Friday 4 March 2011

This is the next installment of ESCR-Justice, a monthly update highlighting an important economic, social or cultural rights (ESCR) case that has been added to the Caselaw Database. This edition of ESCR-Justice summarizes an important case decided by the High Court of Delhi at New Delhi on access to maternal healthcare.

 > continue


Colombian Constitutional Court Issues Landmark Decision on the Right to Education

ESCR-Net Caselaw Database on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights related jurisprudence, cases and other decisions
Friday 4 March 2011

Petitioners filed a constitutional claim challenging the imposition of fees on primary education (under Law 115 of 1994) in Colombia, which is the only country in the region without free primary education. The Court found the law unenforceable on two grounds: first that fees may only be applied to secondary and tertiary education and also because charging fees for primary school would contradict international human rights law which form the basis of Colombia’s Constitution.

 > continue


African Commission on Human and Peoples’ Rights Issues Decision Against Sudan for ESCR Violations and Further Atrocities in Darfur

ESCR-Net Caselaw Database on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights related jurisprudence, cases and other decisions
Friday 4 March 2011

This decision deals with the atrocities in Darfur and looks not only at violations of the right to life and to be free from torture, but also examines violations of economic, social and cultural rights in the context of forced displacement. The significance of this decision is that it includes several advances in the jurisprudence under the African Charter on Human and Peoples’ Rights.

 > continue


Home page | Contact | Site Map | | Statistics | visits: 347488

Follow-up of the site's activity en  Follow-up of the site's activity English  Follow-up of the site's activity ESC Rights Caselaw   ?

Site created with SPIP 2.0.3 + AHUNTSIC | Webmaster : Zoul | Logo : www.laboiteapapillons.com

Creative Commons License

piracetam mexico vasotec 5 mg tablet nexium cheap canada where can i purchase azithromycin in new york accutane in japan bupropion xl 150 in usa more info about buy modafinil provigil modalert more info cheap aldactone avanafil baclofen tab 5 mg duprost kamagra oral jelly sildenafil citrate bactrim suspension bupropion sr 150 fluconazole online buy urimax online in uk buy prilosec otc buy malegra 100 lipitor generic drug generic prilosec filagra usa in usa bactrim 112 vasotec bupropion hcl 75 mg http://cepa.aero/buy-cilostazol/ azithromycin 250mg tab suhagra via fedex info about lipitor generic generic for baclofen amlodipine prices http://gval-sec.com/?dft=757772 buy modafinil http://afchine.org/?ba=179608 about fluconazole armodafinil 350 mg letrozole india i want a iressa perscription more info about buy 300 mg zantac buy generic doxycycline in new york discount aldactone bupropion xl buy metronidazole without prescription ranbaxy simvastatin 80mg in united states malegra 100 information about zyban online omeprazole http://hlt-evaluation.org/?ght=636399 buy fluconazole no prescription generic azithromycin capsules bactrim generic buy generic lithosun sr flagyl price zocor 325 mg tablets enalapril 5mg about nexium cap 20mg apcalis in canada esomeprazole 40 mg