CETIM statements on the right to development

In the following pages, you will find CETIM’s English declarations at the UN on the theme of the right to development


Comments by CETIM on the obligations of TNCs

WORKING GROUP ON THE RIGHT TO DEVELOPMENT 22nd Session CETIM made several comments in relation to the debate on the human rights obligations of transnational corporations. Confusion is being maintained on this subject in certain circles, whether or not deliberately, despite the fact that it is an extremely important question for the achievement of the […]

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Debate on the report of the Special Rapporteur on the right to development

HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL 48th session In December 2020, CETIM had already submitted to the Special Rapporteur a series of data, proposals and demands collected from social movements and NGO’s from several countries on climate justice in link with collective economic and social rights in the context of sanitary, economic and climate crisis. After having collected […]

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Food: a central issue for sustainable development

ECOSOC High-level Segment Agenda item 5 The economic and social policies that have been imposed for several decades in the context of the neoliberal globalisation have led to an increase in poverty and the exacerbation of inequalities. In rural areas, this situation is particularly worrying and the global food crisis is getting worse every year.

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