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CESCR - International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights

70 Session (27 Sep 2021 - 15 Oct 2021)

General Documentation


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Programme of Work Tentative Programme of Work (as of 13 September 2021) - Review of the dialogue with Bahrain postponed View document  INT/CESCR/POW/70/32850 True32
Information from secretariatE/C.12/70/1Annotated provisional agenda View document  E/C.12/70/1 True93
Information from secretariatE/C.12/70/2Status of submission of reports View document  E/C.12/70/2 True93
Information from secretariat  Please note that the holding of the 70th session in person is confirmed (restrictions are currently in place to access UN premises)   INT/CESCR/INF/70 (To be confirmed)/32138 False93
Information from secretariat Planned consideration of follow-up reports: Received: Cameroon, Estonia, Kazakhstan, Mauritius and South Africa. View document  INT/CESCR/INF/70 (To be confirmed)/32491https://tbinternet.ohchr.org/_layouts/15/TreatyBodyExternal/FollowUp.aspx?Treaty=CESCR&Lang=en True93
Information from secretariat Informative note on SUBMISSIONS from civil society and national human rights institutions - Deadline 30 August 2021 (to be submitted via the online system) - Please note that exact modalities of public or informal briefings may be affected due to COVID-19 restrictions. For more information on participation, please contact the secretariat at cescr@ohchr.org View document  INT/CESCR/INF/70 (To be confirmed)/32740 True93
Information from secretariat SUBMISSIONS ONLINE SYSTEM – Please click on the link “View document” to open the online system and to submit a report View document  INT/CESCR/INF/70 (To be confirmed)/32743https://cescradmin.in.ohchr.orgTrue93

Consideration of State Reports


The Committee will consider the following State reports during the session.
 COUNTRY
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Azerbaijan Azerbaijan   

CESCR
 
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ExpandState party's report244211
 
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AzerbaijanState party's reportE/C.12/AZE/4 View document  E/C.12/AZE/4 True
ExpandAnnex to State party report244211
 
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AzerbaijanAnnex to State party reportAnnex View document  INT/CESCR/ADR/AZE/33332 True
Expand(Common) Core Document 244211
 
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Azerbaijan(Common) Core Document HRI/CORE/AZE/2018 View document  HRI/CORE/AZE/2018 True
ExpandList of issues244211
 
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AzerbaijanList of issuesE/C.12/AZE/Q/4 View document  E/C.12/AZE/Q/4 True
ExpandReply to List of Issues244211
 
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AzerbaijanReply to List of IssuesE/C.12/AZE/RQ/4 View document  E/C.12/AZE/RQ/4 True
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AzerbaijanInfo from Civil Society Organizations (for the session) Eurasian Coalition on Health, Rights, Gender and Sexual Diversity (ECOM) and Nafas LGBT Azerbaijan Alliance (Sept. 2020) View document  INT/CESCR/CSS/AZE/43026 True
AzerbaijanInfo from Civil Society Organizations (for the session) “Law and Development” Public Association (Sept. 2020) View document  INT/CESCR/CSS/AZE/43028 True
AzerbaijanInfo from Civil Society Organizations (for the session) Anti-Discrimination Centre (ADC) (Sept. 2020) View document  INT/CESCR/CSS/AZE/43020 True
AzerbaijanInfo from Civil Society Organizations (for the session) Eurasian Coalition on Male Health (ECOM) (Sept. 2020) View document  INT/CESCR/CSS/AZE/43025 True
AzerbaijanInfo from Civil Society Organizations (for the session) Human Rights Watch (HRW) (Sept. 2021) View document  INT/CESCR/CSS/AZE/46516 True
AzerbaijanInfo from Civil Society Organizations (for the session) Maat for Peace, Development and Human Rights (Sept. 2021) View document  INT/CESCR/ICO/AZE/46568 True
AzerbaijanInfo from Civil Society Organizations (for the session) Nafas LGBT Azerbaijan Alliance and AZAD LGBT Collective (Sept. 2020) View document  INT/CESCR/CSS/AZE/43027 True
AzerbaijanInfo from Civil Society Organizations (for the session) The Citizens' Labor Rights Protection League (Sept. 2020) View document  INT/CESCR/CSS/AZE/43021 True
AzerbaijanInfo from Civil Society Organizations (for the session) The Foundation for Constitutional Studies Submission (Sept. 2020) View document  INT/CESCR/CSS/AZE/43024 True
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AzerbaijanInfo from Civil Society Organizations (for LOIs) ADC "Memorial" View document  INT/CESCR/ICO/AZE/36987 True
AzerbaijanInfo from Civil Society Organizations (for LOIs) Azad LGBT Collective Minority Azerbaijan View document  INT/CESCR/ICO/AZE/36986 True
AzerbaijanInfo from Civil Society Organizations (for LOIs) Citizens' Labor Rights Protection League (CLRPL) View document  INT/CESCR/ICO/AZE/35834 True
AzerbaijanInfo from Civil Society Organizations (for LOIs) Eurasian Coalition on Male Health - ECOM View document  INT/CESCR/ICO/AZE/37053 True
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AzerbaijanInfo from NHRIs (for LOIs)Ombudsman of Azerbaijan View document  INT/CESCR/IFL/AZE/35579 True
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Bolivia (Plurinational State of) Bolivia (Plurinational State of)   

CESCR
 
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ExpandState party's report244221
 
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Bolivia (Plurinational State of)State party's reportE/C.12/BOL/3 View document  E/C.12/BOL/3 True
ExpandAnnex to State party report244221
 
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Bolivia (Plurinational State of)Annex to State party reportAnnex Part I (1-54) View document  INT/CESCR/ADR/BOL/34295https://tbinternet.ohchr.org/Treaties/CESCR/Shared%20Documents/BOL/ANEXOSINFORMES345BOLIVIA1.zipTrue
Bolivia (Plurinational State of)Annex to State party reportAnnex Part II (55-109) View document  INT/CESCR/ADR/BOL/34297https://tbinternet.ohchr.org/Treaties/CESCR/Shared%20Documents/BOL/ANEXOSINFORMES345BOLIVIA2.zipTrue
Expand(Common) Core Document 244221
 
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Bolivia (Plurinational State of)(Common) Core Document HRI/CORE/1/Add.54/Rev.2 View document  HRI/CORE/1/Add.54/Rev.2 True
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Bolivia (Plurinational State of)List of issuesE/C.12/BOL/Q/3 View document  E/C.12/BOL/Q/3 True
ExpandAnnex to Reply to List of Issues244221
 
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Bolivia (Plurinational State of)Annex to Reply to List of IssuesAnnex 1 View document  INT/CESCR/ARL/BOL/42581 True
Bolivia (Plurinational State of)Annex to Reply to List of IssuesAnnex 10 View document  INT/CESCR/ARL/BOL/42591 True
Bolivia (Plurinational State of)Annex to Reply to List of IssuesAnnex 11 View document  INT/CESCR/ARL/BOL/42592 True
Bolivia (Plurinational State of)Annex to Reply to List of IssuesAnnex 12 View document  INT/CESCR/ARL/BOL/42593 True
Bolivia (Plurinational State of)Annex to Reply to List of IssuesAnnex 13 View document  INT/CESCR/ARL/BOL/42594 True
Bolivia (Plurinational State of)Annex to Reply to List of IssuesAnnex 14 View document  INT/CESCR/ARL/BOL/42595 True
Bolivia (Plurinational State of)Annex to Reply to List of IssuesAnnex 15 View document  INT/CESCR/ARL/BOL/42596 True
Bolivia (Plurinational State of)Annex to Reply to List of IssuesAnnex 17 View document  INT/CESCR/ARL/BOL/42597 True
Bolivia (Plurinational State of)Annex to Reply to List of IssuesAnnex 18 View document  INT/CESCR/ARL/BOL/42598 True
Bolivia (Plurinational State of)Annex to Reply to List of IssuesAnnex 19 View document  INT/CESCR/ARL/BOL/42599 True
Bolivia (Plurinational State of)Annex to Reply to List of IssuesAnnex 2.1 View document  INT/CESCR/ARL/BOL/42582 True
Bolivia (Plurinational State of)Annex to Reply to List of IssuesAnnex 2.2 View document  INT/CESCR/ARL/BOL/42601 True
Bolivia (Plurinational State of)Annex to Reply to List of IssuesAnnex 2.3 View document  INT/CESCR/ARL/BOL/42602 True
Bolivia (Plurinational State of)Annex to Reply to List of IssuesAnnex 20 View document  INT/CESCR/ARL/BOL/42600 True
Bolivia (Plurinational State of)Annex to Reply to List of IssuesAnnex 3 View document  INT/CESCR/ARL/BOL/42583 True
Bolivia (Plurinational State of)Annex to Reply to List of IssuesAnnex 4 View document  INT/CESCR/ARL/BOL/42584 True
Bolivia (Plurinational State of)Annex to Reply to List of IssuesAnnex 5 View document  INT/CESCR/ARL/BOL/42585 True
Bolivia (Plurinational State of)Annex to Reply to List of IssuesAnnex 6 View document  INT/CESCR/ARL/BOL/42586 True
Bolivia (Plurinational State of)Annex to Reply to List of IssuesAnnex 7 View document  INT/CESCR/ARL/BOL/42588 True
Bolivia (Plurinational State of)Annex to Reply to List of IssuesAnnex 8 View document  INT/CESCR/ARL/BOL/42589 True
Bolivia (Plurinational State of)Annex to Reply to List of IssuesAnnex 9 View document  INT/CESCR/ARL/BOL/42590 True
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Bolivia (Plurinational State of)Reply to List of IssuesE/C.12/BOL/RQ/3 View document  E/C.12/BOL/RQ/3 True
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Bolivia (Plurinational State of)Info from Civil Society Organizations (for the session) Coalicion de organizaciones de derechos humanos de las mujeres de la sociedad civil (Sept. 2020) View document  INT/CESCR/CSS/BOL/43033 True
Bolivia (Plurinational State of)Info from Civil Society Organizations (for the session) Coalicion de organizaciones de la Sociedad civil sobre derechos de ninas, ninos et adolescentes (Sept. 2020) View document  INT/CESCR/CSS/BOL/43031 True
Bolivia (Plurinational State of)Info from Civil Society Organizations (for the session) Coalicion de organizaciones de la Sociedad civil sobre derechos de persons LGBTI (Sept. 2020) View document  INT/CESCR/CSS/BOL/43030 True
Bolivia (Plurinational State of)Info from Civil Society Organizations (for the session) Coalicion de organizaciones de la Sociedad civil sobre derechos de persons LGBTI (Sept. 2021) View document  INT/CESCR/CSS/BOL/46665 True
Bolivia (Plurinational State of)Info from Civil Society Organizations (for the session) Colectivo TLGB de Bolivia, Akahata, Iniciativa por los Derechos Sexuales y Synergia (Sept. 2020) View document  INT/CESCR/CSS/BOL/43032 True
Bolivia (Plurinational State of)Info from Civil Society Organizations (for the session) Equal Rights Trust (Sept. 2020) View document  INT/CESCR/CSS/BOL/43029 True
Bolivia (Plurinational State of)Info from Civil Society Organizations (for the session) Joint Submission_Warmi Organización de Mujeres Trabajadoras Sexuales de Bolivia (Sept. 2021) View document  INT/CESCR/CSS/BOL/46518 True
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Bolivia (Plurinational State of)Info from Civil Society Organizations (for LOIs) Equal Rights Trust View document  INT/CESCR/ICO/BOL/37076 True
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Bosnia and Herzegovina Bosnia and Herzegovina   

CESCR
 
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ExpandState party's report244222
 
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Bosnia and HerzegovinaState party's reportE/C.12/BIH/3 View document  E/C.12/BIH/3 True
ExpandAnnex to State party report244222
 
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Bosnia and HerzegovinaAnnex to State party reportAnnex 1 (a), (b), (c) View document  INT/CESCR/ADR/BIH/34275 True
Bosnia and HerzegovinaAnnex to State party reportAnnex 10 View document  INT/CESCR/ADR/BIH/34286 True
Bosnia and HerzegovinaAnnex to State party reportAnnex 11 (a) ,(b) View document  INT/CESCR/ADR/BIH/34287 True
Bosnia and HerzegovinaAnnex to State party reportAnnex 12 View document  INT/CESCR/ADR/BIH/34288 True
Bosnia and HerzegovinaAnnex to State party reportAnnex 13 View document  INT/CESCR/ADR/BIH/34289 True
Bosnia and HerzegovinaAnnex to State party reportAnnex 14 View document  INT/CESCR/ADR/BIH/34290 True
Bosnia and HerzegovinaAnnex to State party reportAnnex 15 - List of annexes View document  INT/CESCR/ADR/BIH/34291 True
Bosnia and HerzegovinaAnnex to State party reportAnnex 2 (a) View document  INT/CESCR/ADR/BIH/34276 True
Bosnia and HerzegovinaAnnex to State party reportAnnex 2 (b) View document  INT/CESCR/ADR/BIH/34277 True
Bosnia and HerzegovinaAnnex to State party reportAnnex 3 & 4 View document  INT/CESCR/ADR/BIH/34278 True
Bosnia and HerzegovinaAnnex to State party reportAnnex 3 & 4 - tables View document  INT/CESCR/ADR/BIH/34279 True
Bosnia and HerzegovinaAnnex to State party reportAnnex 5 View document  INT/CESCR/ADR/BIH/34280 True
Bosnia and HerzegovinaAnnex to State party reportAnnex 5 - table View document  INT/CESCR/ADR/BIH/34281 True
Bosnia and HerzegovinaAnnex to State party reportAnnex 6 View document  INT/CESCR/ADR/BIH/34282 True
Bosnia and HerzegovinaAnnex to State party reportAnnex 7 View document  INT/CESCR/ADR/BIH/34283 True
Bosnia and HerzegovinaAnnex to State party reportAnnex 8 View document  INT/CESCR/ADR/BIH/34284 True
Bosnia and HerzegovinaAnnex to State party reportAnnex 9 View document  INT/CESCR/ADR/BIH/34285 True
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Bosnia and Herzegovina(Common) Core Document HRI/CORE/BIH/2011 View document  HRI/CORE/BIH/2011 True
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Bosnia and HerzegovinaList of issuesE/C.12/BIH/Q/3 View document  E/C.12/BIH/Q/3 True
ExpandAnnex to Reply to List of Issues244222
 
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Bosnia and HerzegovinaAnnex to Reply to List of IssuesAnnex I View document  INT/CESCR/ARL/BIH/42368 True
Bosnia and HerzegovinaAnnex to Reply to List of IssuesAnnex II View document  INT/CESCR/ARL/BIH/42369 True
Bosnia and HerzegovinaAnnex to Reply to List of IssuesAnnex III View document  INT/CESCR/ARL/BIH/42370 True
Bosnia and HerzegovinaAnnex to Reply to List of IssuesAnnex IV View document  INT/CESCR/ARL/BIH/42371 True
Bosnia and HerzegovinaAnnex to Reply to List of IssuesAnnex V View document  INT/CESCR/ARL/BIH/42372 True
ExpandReply to List of Issues244222
 
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Bosnia and HerzegovinaReply to List of IssuesE/C.12/BIH/RQ/3 View document  E/C.12/BIH/RQ/3 True
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Bosnia and HerzegovinaInfo from Civil Society Organizations (for the session) Joint Submission_Border Violence Monitoring Network (BVMN) (Sept. 2021) View document  INT/CESCR/ICO/BIH/46570 True
Bosnia and HerzegovinaInfo from Civil Society Organizations (for the session) Joint Submission_Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom (WILPF) and Association of citizens Oštra Nula View document  INT/CESCR/CSS/BIH/46650 True
Bosnia and HerzegovinaInfo from Civil Society Organizations (for the session) MyRight (Sept. 2021) View document  INT/CESCR/ICO/BIH/46571 True
Bosnia and HerzegovinaInfo from Civil Society Organizations (for the session) Refugee Rights Europe (Sept. 2020) View document  INT/CESCR/CSS/BIH/43041 True
Bosnia and HerzegovinaInfo from Civil Society Organizations (for the session) The Advocates for Human Rights (AHR) (Sept. 2021) View document  INT/CESCR/ICO/BIH/46569 True
Bosnia and HerzegovinaInfo from Civil Society Organizations (for the session) Women's International League for Peace and Freedom (WILPF) (Sept. 2021) View document  INT/CESCR/ICO/BIH/46572 True
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Bosnia and HerzegovinaInfo from Civil Society Organizations (for LOIs) Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom (WILPF) View document  INT/CESCR/CSS/BIH/43043 True
Bosnia and HerzegovinaInfo from Civil Society Organizations (for LOIs) Women's International League for Peace and Freedom View document  INT/CESCR/ICO/BIH/37013 True
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Bosnia and HerzegovinaInfo from NHRIs (for LOIs)Human Rights Ombudsperson of Bosnia and Herzegovina View document  INT/CESCR/IFL/BIH/35580 True
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Kuwait Kuwait   

CESCR
 
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ExpandState party's report244292
 
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KuwaitState party's reportE/C.12/KWT/3 View document  E/C.12/KWT/3 True
ExpandAnnex to State party report244292
 
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KuwaitAnnex to State party reportAnnex in Arabic View document  INT/CESCR/ADR/KWT/33279 True
Expand(Common) Core Document 244292
 
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Kuwait(Common) Core Document HRI/CORE/KWT/2019 View document  HRI/CORE/KWT/2019 True
ExpandList of issues244292
 
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KuwaitList of issuesE/C.12/KWT/Q/3 View document  E/C.12/KWT/Q/3 True
ExpandReply to List of Issues244292
 
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KuwaitReply to List of IssuesE/C.12/KWT/RQ/3 View document  E/C.12/KWT/RQ/3 True
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KuwaitInfo from Civil Society Organizations (for the session) Joint Submission_Kuwait Social association View document  INT/CESCR/CSS/KWT/46573 True
KuwaitInfo from Civil Society Organizations (for the session) Kuwait Association for The Basic Evaluators for Human Rights View document  INT/CESCR/CSS/KWT/46500 True
KuwaitInfo from Civil Society Organizations (for the session) Maat for Peace, Development and Human Rights View document  INT/CESCR/CSS/KWT/46574 True
KuwaitInfo from Civil Society Organizations (for the session) The Kuwaiti Association for The Basic Evaluators of Human Rights (KABEHR) View document  INT/CESCR/NHS/KWT/46393 True
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KuwaitInfo from Civil Society Organizations (for LOIs) Human Rights Watch View document  INT/CESCR/ICO/KWT/33443 True
KuwaitInfo from Civil Society Organizations (for LOIs) Kuwait Society for Human Rights View document  INT/CESCR/ICO/KWT/33694 True
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Nicaragua Nicaragua   

CESCR
 
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NicaraguaState party's reportE/C.12/NIC/5 View document  E/C.12/NIC/5 True
Expand(Common) Core Document 2442125
 
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Nicaragua(Common) Core Document HRI/CORE/NIC/2008 View document  HRI/CORE/NIC/2008 True
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NicaraguaList of issuesE/C.12/NIC/Q/5 View document  E/C.12/NIC/Q/5 True
ExpandInfo from Civil Society Organizations (for the session) 2442125
 
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NicaraguaInfo from Civil Society Organizations (for the session) Centro por la Justicia y Derechos Humanos de la Costa Atlantica de Nicaragua. (CEJUDHCAN) - (Sept. 2021) View document  INT/CESCR/CSS/NIC/46605 True
NicaraguaInfo from Civil Society Organizations (for the session) Academia de Ciencias de Nicaragua (ACN) (Sept. 2020) View document  INT/CESCR/CSS/NIC/43054 True
NicaraguaInfo from Civil Society Organizations (for the session) Center for Reproductive Rights (CRR) y IPAS (Sept. 2020) View document  INT/CESCR/CSS/NIC/43059 True
NicaraguaInfo from Civil Society Organizations (for the session) Centro Humboldt (Sept. 2020) View document  INT/CESCR/CSS/NIC/43057 True
NicaraguaInfo from Civil Society Organizations (for the session) Centro por la Justicia y Derechos Humanos de la Costa Atlantica de Nicaragua (Sept. 2020) View document  INT/CESCR/CSS/NIC/43056 True
NicaraguaInfo from Civil Society Organizations (for the session) Consorcio Internacional de Políticas de Drogas (IDPC) - (Sept. 2020) View document  INT/CESCR/CSS/NIC/43060 True
NicaraguaInfo from Civil Society Organizations (for the session) El Consejo Superior de la Empresa Privada (COSEP) (Sept. 2020) View document  INT/CESCR/CSS/NIC/43058 True
NicaraguaInfo from Civil Society Organizations (for the session) Joint Submission_Gobierno Comunal Creole de Bluefields (GCCB) - (Sep. 2021) View document  INT/CESCR/CSS/NIC/46608 True
NicaraguaInfo from Civil Society Organizations (for the session) Joint Submission_Observatorio Ciudadano COVID-19 Nicaragua (OC) & Red Internacional de Derechos Humanos (RIDH) - (Sept. 2021) View document  INT/CESCR/CSS/NIC/46607 True
NicaraguaInfo from Civil Society Organizations (for the session) Observatorio Ciudadano COVID-19 y Red Internacional de Derechos Humanos (RIDH) - (Sept. 2020) View document  INT/CESCR/CSS/NIC/43063 True
NicaraguaInfo from Civil Society Organizations (for the session) Plataforma Nacional Juvenil y ADISNIC (Sept. 2020) View document  INT/CESCR/CSS/NIC/43055 True
NicaraguaInfo from Civil Society Organizations (for the session) Programa Feminista La Corriente, Akahatá, Synergia y Sexual Rights Initiative (Sept. 2020) View document  INT/CESCR/CSS/NIC/43064 True
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NicaraguaInfo from Civil Society Organizations (for LOIs) Asociación Diversidad Sexual de Nicaragua/Plataforma Nacional Juvenil ADISNIC View document  INT/CESCR/ICO/NIC/37162 True
NicaraguaInfo from Civil Society Organizations (for LOIs) COSEP & FUNIDES View document  INT/CESCR/ICO/NIC/37161 True
NicaraguaInfo from Civil Society Organizations (for LOIs) El Centro por la Justicia y Derechos Humanos de la Costa Atlántica de Nicaragua (CEJUDHCAN) View document  INT/CESCR/ICO/NIC/37458 True




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