Welfare and Poverty

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  • Welfare and poverty home

    The right to an adequate standard of living

  • Welfare and poverty hospital

    The right to health

  • Welfare and poverty lock

    The right to social security

  • Welfare and poverty builder

    The right to work and participation

  • Vulnerable groups
  • Marginalised groups
  • Other disadvantaged groups
Right to social security
  • ESC, Arts 12(1), 13, 14
  • European Code of Social Security
  • ICESCR, Art 9
  • UNCEDAW, Arts 11(1)(e), 14(2)(c)
  • UNCRC, Art 26

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Right to health
  • ESC, Art 11
  • ICESCR, Art 12
  • UNCEDAW, Art 12
  • UNCRPD, Art 25
  • UNCRC, Art 24

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Right to an adequate standard of living
  • ICESCR, Art 11
  • CEDAW, Art 14(2)(h)
  • UNCRPD , Art 28
  • CRC, Art 27

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Freedom from torture or cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment
  • ECHR/HRA, Art 3
  • ICCPR, Art 7
  • UNCAT
  • UNCRPD, Art 15
  • CRC, Art 37

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Right to work
  • ESC, Arts 1, 18-19
  • ICESCR, Art 6
  • UNCEDAW, Art 11
  • UNCRPD, Art 27
Right to fair remuneration
  • ESC, Art 4
  • ICESCR, Art 7
  • UNCRPD, Art 27
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