Publications

Girls’ and Women’s Right to Education – Overview of the Measures Supporting the Right to Education for Girls and Women Reported on by Member States

Combating discrimination in education, Guidelines for the preparation of reports, Eighth consultation of Member States on the application of the Convention and Recommendation against Discrimination in Education

Implementing the right to education - A compendium of practical examples based on the seventh consultation of Member States on the application of the Convention and Recommendation against Discrimination in Education

Expert consultation on the operational definition of basic education - Conclusions

Inclusive dimensions of the right to education: normative bases; concept paper

The Right to Education (leaflet)
Monitoring standard-setting instruments of UNESCO

A Human rights based approach to education for all

The Right to primary education free of charge for all: ensuring compliance with international obligations

The Right to education for all: ten reasons why the Convention against Discrimination in Education is highly significant in today's world

Enseignement Primaire et Gratuité (OIDEL)

UNESCO Convention against Discrimination in Education (1960) and Articles 13 and 14 (Right to Education) of the International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights: a comparative analysis

The Joint Expert Group UNESCO (CR)/ECOSOC (CESCR) on the Monitoring of the Right to Education

International Conference on the Right to Basic Education as a Fundamental Human Right and the Legal Framework for its Financing; Jakarta Declaration

Significance of the Convention against Discrimination in Education

Commentary on the Convention against Discrimination in Education, adopted on 14 December 1960 by the General Conference of UNESCO

Declaration of Amsterdam on the Right to and the Rights in Education

Right to education: scope and implementation; General comment 13 on the right to education, Art. 13 of the International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights

The Right to education: an analysis of UNESCO's standard-setting instruments

World education report, 2000: The right to education; towards education for all throughout life

Reports

Results of the 8th Consultation on the Convention and Recommendation against Discrimination in Education  EN | FR

Extensive report on the results of the 8th Consultation on the Convention and Recommendation against Discrimination in Education

 AR EN | FR | ES CH RU

Literacy from a Right to Education Perspective 

Report of the Special Rapporteur on the right to education: Justiciability of the right to education  

Report of the Special Rapporteur on the right to education: Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET)

Report of the Special Rapporteur on the right to education: Normative Action for Quality Education (2012)

Report of the Special Rapporteur on the right to education: financing education and update on education in emergencies

Report of the Special Rapporteur on the right to education: Equality of opportunity in education

Report of the Special Rapporteur on the right to education: Sexual education

Report of the Special Rapporteur on the right to education: The Right to education of migrants, refugees and asylum-seekers 

Results of the 7th Consultation on the Convention and Recommendation against Discrimination in Education

Reports of the Joint expert Group UNESCO (CR)ECOSOC (CESCR) on the monitoring of the right to education:

10th Meeting  English  | French 

8th & 9th Meetings English | French

7th Meeting English | French 

5th & 6th Meetings EnglishFrench 

4th Meeting  English | French 

3rd Meeting  English  | French

1st Meeting  English | French

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