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UN discussions on the right to health

FRA was a panellist at the Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination’s general discussion on the right to health and racial discrimination.

FRA joined the panel on monitoring, accountability, and redress for racial discrimination in the right to health.

FRA drew on its contribution to CERD’s written consultation, as well as other related FRA opinions and research findings.

The discussions will feed into CERD’s proposed General Recommendation on the right to health.

The discussion took place on 23 August in Geneva.