“The violation of economic, social and cultural rights by austerity measures: a serious threat to democracy”

It is with great pleasure that the Marangopoulos Foundation for Human  Rights (MFHR) announces that on 25 June 2015, the Conference of International  NGOs of the Council of Europe, after approval by the Commission on Human Rights,  adopted the text submitted by the MFHR entitled: «The violation of economic,  social and cultural rights by austerity measures: a serious threat to  democracy». The text was presented by the MFHR representative at the Council of  Europe, Ms Theodora Kristofori and was warmly supported by the Plenary of the  Conference, as it was adopted by all 100 Organizations that are members of the  Conference.

 

The text is available in English and French  here:

 

https://www.coe.int/t/ngo/articles/conf_ple_2015_rec1_EN.asp?

https://www.coe.int/t/ngo/Articles/CONF_PLE_2015_REC1_fr.asp#TopOfPage