International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights

Author:Nicolae Dura - Riccardo Mititelu
Position:Professor, PhD, Ovidius University of Constanta, Romania - Senior Lecturer, PhD., Ovidius University of Constanta, Romania
Pages:130-136
SUMMARY

The text of the International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights - a high-class international document on the assurance and legal protection of the human rights - outlined a sum of principles regarding these rights, which fall within the broad range of legal doctrine on fundamental human rights.

 
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the Universal Declaration of Human
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confirmed by the text of Article 24.
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Senior Lecturer, Ph
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Constanta, Romania. Tel.: +40241670900.
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and the International Covenant on Civil and Po
The human rights pacts” because they include the
promotion of human rights, including their legal protec
nts by the Decree no. 212 on October 31
st
1974 (Of.
, the United Nations Charter
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signed in San Francisco
fundamental human rights, i
n the dignity of the hum
ligation for the Nations of the world “...
to achieve
onal problems with an economic, social, cultural or
d encouraging the respect for the human rights and
n of any kind as to race, sex, language or religion
” (Ar
al Declaration of Human Rights
5
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adopted by the
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it was stated that
“... the recognition of the inheren
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ated that “... the disregard and contempt
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Nations General Assembly on 16
th
December 1966
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January 31
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