2009 Food policy

Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights, Recommendation for Chad, par. 25 (2009)

Text of the recommendation

25.The Committee recommends that the State party set up, and provide sufficient funding for, programmes designed to ensure for everyone, especially the most disadvantaged and marginalized persons and social groups, physical and economic access to the minimum of essential food that is sufficient, nutritionally adequate and safe to ensure freedom from hunger, in line with the Committee’s general comment No. 12 on the right to adequate food (1999) and its statement on the world food crisis.

Year 2009
Topic Food policy
Document Type Country Recommendations
Policy Area Food marketing regulations
Human Rights Comiteee CESCR
Human Rights Right to health Right to adequate food and nutrition


Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights, Consideration of reports submitted by States parties in accordance with articles 16 and 17 of the Covenant, E/C.12/TCD/CO/3 (2009). Par. 25. Available at: https://docstore.ohchr.org/SelfServices/FilesHandler.ashx?enc=4slQ6QSmlBEDzFEovLCuW5phOd4cxCxjkMp%2FLl%2F5D2QoElGea3OAko%2Fg0hwuxlrwVCaoFk1Tj8U8Csm0bD%2FS7u%2FNDizf3%2FjNL%2BrW6RHNTBMX3DB7wsDfYU9QYH8Te55H