The Human Rights Action today presented an alternative report submitted by 14 Montenegrin NGOs to the United Nations Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights. The report talks about how the state is implementing the International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights, ahead of the upcoming debate on the Government’s report before the UN Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights next month in Geneva.
HRA, CEDEM, CCE, CEMI, Center for Children’s Rights, Center for Women’s Rights, Montenegrin Women’s Lobby, Civic Alliance, MANS, Prima, First Association of Parents of Children and Youth with Special Needs, Safe Women’s House, UMHCG and USSCG. Participants in the presentation of the report: Mirjana Radović, HRA; Marija Vuksanovic, CEDEM; Vanja Ćalović, MANS; Milan Radović, GA and Savo Knežević, First Association of Parents of Children and Youth with Special Needs.
A translation of the summary of the report can be downloaded at: http://www.hraction.org/wp-content/uploads/Sa%C5%BEetak.pdf