General Comment No. 4: The Right to Adequate Housing (Art. 11 (1) of the Covenant)
PDF | Published: 1991

UN Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights (CESCR)

The International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights (ICESCR) recognizes “the right of everyone to an adequate standard of living for himself and his family, including adequate food, clothing and housing, and to the continuous improvement of living conditions”.
Women’s rights body rules on Kell v. Canada complaint
Website | Published: ND

The Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women (CEDAW), Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR)

The UN Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women ruled in favour of Cecilia Kell, an Indigenous woman, in her complaint on discrimination against Canada. You can find more on the Kell v. Canada complaint case here.


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