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Implementation of the International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights : fourth periodic reports submitted by states parties under articles 16 and 17 of the Covenant : Costa Rica (period 1990-2004).

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Published: [Geneva] : United Nations, 2006.
Topics: Basic needs - Government policy - Costa Rica. | Basic needs - Law and legislation - Costa Rica. | Social rights - Costa Rica. | Human rights - Economic aspects - Costa Rica. | International Covenant on Economic, Social, and Cultural Rights (1966)
Regions: Costa Rica - Social policy. | Costa Rica - Social conditions.
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Physical Description: 230 p. : ill. ; 30 cm.
Includes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 43-44; 229-230).
Summary: In this report, the government of Costa Rica discusses the laws, policies, and programs through which it seeks to implement the International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights. The Covenant requires that all signatories make progress toward the full realization of the right to self-determination; the right to gender equality; labor rights (e.g., the right to a living wage); the right to social security; family rights (e.g., the right to paid parental leave); the rights to adequate food, water, and shelter; and the rights to health, education, and participation in cultural life. This report also provides detailed information on many social problems the Costa Rican people face. Includes more than 40 statistical tables.
Notes: Cover title.
"22 June 2006"
Other Names: Costa Rica.
United Nations. Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights.

More Details for: Implementation of the International Cove