Report of the UN independent expert on the effects of foreign debt to human rights in Greece, 29 Feb. 2016

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29 February 2016
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Human Rights Council

Thirty-first session

Agenda item 3

Promotion and protection of all human rights, civil, political, economic, social and cultural rights, including the right to development.

Report of the Independent Expert on the effects of foreign debt and other related international financial obligations of States on the full enjoyment of all human rights, particularly economic, social and cultural rights on his mission to Greece*


UN human rights expert calls for debt relief to boost inclusive growth in Greece

Full End of Mission Statement in English


ATHENS / GENEVA (8 December 2015) – “After five years of adjustment policies, indicators tracking economic, social and cultural rights in Greece have not improved”, said the United Nations Independent Expert on foreign debt and human rights, Juan Pablo Bohoslavsky, concluding a visit to the highly indebted country.*

Greek President of Parliament at U.N. Presidents’ of Parliaments Assembly

Η ομιλία της Ζωής Κωνσταντοπούλου στην 4η Παγκόσμια Διάσκεψη Προέδρων Κοινοβουλίων του ΟΗΕ που «έθαψαν» τα ελληνικά ΜΜΕ (ελληνικοί υπότιτλοι)