Aid Organization for Refugees and Asylum Seekers in Israel

Briefing to the Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights 66th Session, 2019

Date: 30.9.19 Source: ASSAF and PHR

Briefing to the Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights 66th Session, 2019 - response to Israel’s Reply to the UN-CESCR`s List of Issues (questions 15.a-d, 28.f), September 2019. 

Articles in focus:

  • Article 2.2 – Prohibited discrimination of African asylum seekers in exercising Covenant rights
  • Article 12 - Violation of the right to physical and mental health of African asylum seekers 

Reporting organizations: 

  • ASSAF - Aid Organization for Refugees and Asylum Seekers in Israel.  
  • Physicians for Human Rights - Israel.